Monthly Archives: June 2015

Generic Eclipse 3.x views, editors and handlers with DI – by René Brandstetter

In this blog entry I will show you three independent features provided by Eclipse and OSGi which can work together to create views, editors or handlers via the Eclipse ExtensionRegistry but still use the dependency mechanism of Eclipse 4. Supersede … Continue reading

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Where are the vogella example projects at Github?

On a regular basis I get the question where people can find the example code of our tutorials. There are on Github but Github is big, so we created this vogella Source code page to make it easier to find … Continue reading

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Using IntStream.range instead of an ordinary for loop

Java 8 and Streams are really nice. They can even make look ordinary for loops much cooler. Assume the following snippet: for (int i = 0; i < 10; i++) { elements[i] = new MyModel(i); } This can also be … Continue reading

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Welcome Stefan Xenos from Google as a new eclipse.platform.ui Committer

I would like to welcome Stefan from Google as platform.ui committer Stefan used to be an Eclipse platform developer working for OTI and has indicated that he would be interested to work again on Eclipse platform.ui. Stefan indicated that he … Continue reading

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Welcome Olivier Prouvost from Opcoach as a new eclipse.platform.ui Committer

I would like to welcome Oliver from Opcoach as platform.ui committer Oliver is an existing e4 tools committer and has continued to maintain and enhance the e4 tools since we moved them to eclipse.platform.ui.tools. He also migrated the Eclipse 4 … Continue reading

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