Helios: How to Prepare Your Eclipse for RCP/Plugin Development

Some RCP-newbies are having difficulties to correctly setup their environment for RCP/Plugin development. Most of them are familiar with Eclipse but not using the Eclipse for RCP/RAP developers package. The problem is sneaky because everything is working except that you don’t get proposals when adding child to the extension. See the following video. How to […]

Eclipse Helios: 5 JDT Improvements

Helios has been released. This simultaneous release includes more projects but many people still regard Eclipse as Java IDE. So in this post, I want to share the most important JDT improvements that I think will be loved by most Java developers. Java Formatter Improvements I’ve discussed this improvements on my other post. Package Abbreviation […]

Eclipse Helios’ Java Formatter Improvement

A new milestone of Eclipse 3.6 just released with a long new and noteworthy list. Instead of discussing what’s new from this release, I want to discuss a set of improvement from its Java Formatter. I still love Eclipse’s Java Formatter and with these new improvements, I even love it more. This improvements unfortunately didn’t […]