Author Archives: Vincenzo

How to install WindowBuilder

In order to install WindowBuilder on Eclipse 4.3 (Kepler) Modeling let’s click on  Help -> Install New Software… and  choose (into “Work with:” field ) the main Kepler Update Site  (http://download.eclipse.org/releases/kepler), expand the Category “General Purpose Tools” (make sure that “Group … Continue reading

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Web development with Eclipse RAP

Introduction We’ve already wrote in the past about RAP framework (see article Single sourcing with Eclipse RAP). In the meantime however this framework has made big progress (the above article was referring to version 1.4, while now it is out with version 2.1) … Continue reading

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Eclipse e4: Kepler Tools

The new Eclipse 4.3 release, also known as Kepler, is going to be released and along with it will be available the new version of the Eclipse e4 Application Development Tools. For those who want to begin looking at the new cool features … Continue reading

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First Eclipse 4 Training in Italy with Vogella

Last week I had the chance for a unique and amazing experience: being co-trainer, side-by-side with Lars Vogel, for the first Eclipse e4 Training in Italy! It has been a five days of intensive and engaging learning time, alternating slides … Continue reading

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How to contribute to an Eclipse e4 application

Introduction With Eclipse 3.x we learned to appreciate the usefulness of splitting up an RCP application into modules (plug-ins). Each plug-in may contribute by adding new features, e.g. user interfaces, menu items, business services, etc… Including all, or a subset, … Continue reading

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Eclipse Con Europe 2012

This year the main european event around Eclipse, the Eclipse Con Europe 2012, will co-locate the OSGi Community Event 2012. The location is the traditional Schlosspark Forum in Ludwigsburg (Germany)  where the events will take place form 23th to 25th … Continue reading

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First steps with Eclipse e4

In June 2012 a very important thing happened in the Eclipse world: e4 platform replaced the great and long lasting 3.x version , which started in 2004 with the release of  3.0 version. During these eight years great progress have … Continue reading

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Single sourcing for databases management with RAP, EMF and Teneo

In the previous article Single sourcing with Eclipse RAP we have seen how to develop an Eclipse project and then run it both as a Desktop (RCP) Application an as a Web (RAP) Application. Now we will see how to … Continue reading

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Single sourcing with Eclipse RAP

An introduction to RAP RAP (Rich Ajax Platform) is the framework that allows you to develop an RCP application an make it available over the network just pointing the browser to a given link. In this article we will see … Continue reading

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WindowBuilder: advanced databinding with CDO

Now we will see how, starting from previous tutorial, we can handle the management of the data showed into the table. Let’s get back to the Design tab and set a GridLayout, picking it up from the palette and dropping … Continue reading

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