There are some Eclipse features that are worth to be pointed out again and again, even if they have been discussed several times before. So please be patient with me, if you're already familiar with the Eclipse Detail Formatter.

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In one of our current Xtext projects we have to implement much validation. Most of the points in the specification delivered by the customer are easy to summarize:

  • if the (model) file is located in this directory, the value of that option must/must not be one of x/y/z
  • if the (model) file is...

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At the end of 2013 a new round of Eclipse DemoCamps will be performed in Berlin and Dresden. We are happy to support the commumity organizing the camps. On December 2nd we are again guests at Fraunhofer FOKUS in Berlin. Starting with networking among the participants at 5:30pm, the demos will...

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During the last weeks I have held several talks about Model Driven Reverse Engineering. Besides some slides about the theoretical principles of Model Driven Reverse Engineering my focus was on some practical hands-on units. The presented toolchain was based on Eclipse MoDisco - a generic and...

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During the 2. Eclipse Plug-In Fest in October 2012 in Dresden one of the project challenges presented by Mirko Seifert is to extend the well known MANIFEST.MF Editor which is part of the regular Eclipse PDE Feature. An additional Button should let him remove the version / build qualifier from...

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