Posts tagged with "emf"

Aug 3rd, 2015

Meet EGerrit


Gerrit is not only the first name of the dutch computer scientist Gerrit Blaauw, who was the key engineer behind the IBM System/360 project in the early 60ies, Gerrit is also the name of one of the most popular code review tools. Just as Gerrit Blaauw made the successful case for the 8-bit computer architecture [...]

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Jul 17th, 2015

Getting started with JSONForms


JSONForms is an AngularJS-based framework to simplify the creation of forms for data entry and edit in web applications. It allows to declaratively define the data and layout of a form and to embed the form into your HTML with one simple <jsonforms> tag. If you would like to know more about JSONForms here are is [...]

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Jun 29th, 2015

EMF Forms 1.6.0 Feature: Localization


Two weeks ago, we released EMF Forms 1.6.0. EMF Forms makes it really simple to create forms, which edit your data based on an EMF model. To get started with EMF Forms please refer to our tutorial. In the 1.6.0, we have added a long desired feature to the framework: View Model Localization. To be [...]

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Jun 29th, 2015

EMF Forms and EMF Client Platform 1.6.0 released!


We are happy to announce that together with Mars we have released  EMF Forms and EMF Client Platform 1.6.0! We want to thank all committers and all contributors for their work as well as the active ecosystem of users and adopters for the feedback and support! EMF Forms is a framework focused on the creation [...]

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Jun 22nd, 2015

The what and why of JSON(Schema)


Two weeks ago we announced JSONForms, a declarative AngularJS-based Forms renderer based on JSON and JSONSchema. In this post we’ll therefore have a look at JSON schema: what it is, and what its applications are. We then illustrate how it relates to JSONForms and close with a small example demonstrating JSONForms. (source: What is [...]

Jun 8th, 2015

Introducing JSONForms


Over two years ago, we started working on EMF Forms to ease the development of form-based UIs. During this time, it has become one of the most active and well-received projects in the Eclipse community. Instead of manually coding UIs, the framework allows to describe forms via a simple view model, which is interpreted by [...]

May 26th, 2015

EMF Dos and Don’ts #11


EMF is a very powerful framework and with power comes…responsibility. You can achieve great things with minimum  effort using EMF, but if something goes wrong, you may also spend hours trying to figure out why. This blog post is part of a series on things you should do and things you should not do when [...]

May 18th, 2015

EMF Forms: Beyond SWT


EMF Forms makes it really simple to create forms to edit your data based on an EMF model. We have recently released EMF Forms 1.5.0. To get started with EMF Forms please refer to our tutorial. Besides saving a lot of effort when comparing to manual UI development, EMF Forms provides an additional benefit for [...]

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Apr 20th, 2015

Shared blog for EclipseSource Munich

To make it simpler for you to follow our blog posts from EclipseSource Munich we will now use a joint blog for all topics related to our work in Munich. This means there will be less posts that appear on my blog since I will post many things on the new Blog. All posts on [...]

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