Monthly Archives: April 2016

No more tragedy of the commons for Platform UI

Remember than people spoke about the tragedy of the commons for the Eclipse platform? I think it save to say that these times are over for Platform UI. I think we see in Platform UI the hard work we put … Continue reading

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Using CompletableFuture in your Eclipse RCP application

If you want to update your RCP application asynchronously you can use Java 8¬†CompletableFutures. For example the following starts an CompletableFuture and uses the getData method to read the data and calls afterwards the¬†updateTable method. [code] button.addSelectionListener(new SelectionAdapter() { @Override … Continue reading

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