Posts tagged with "emf"

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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Apr 13th, 2015

Collaborative Modeling with Papyrus, EMF Compare and EGit

The collaborative modeling initiative is a joint effort in providing a high-quality, open-source tool that supports efficient collaboration and teamwork on EMF-based and Papyrus UML models. To achieve this we will leverage model comparison as well as merge functionality based on EMF Compare and distributed model versioning support based on EGit. Important questions in this [...]

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Mar 16th, 2015

EMF Forms Migration – please upgrade to 1.5.1

In short: If you are upgrading from 1.4.x or lower to 1.5.x, and you have existing view models, please use the 1.5.1 service release provided on our download page. Luna SR2 contains only 1.5.0. Please also follow our migration guide. Longer story: We have recently released EMF Forms 1.5.0. In this release, the view model [...]

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Mar 8th, 2015

Meet EMF Forms at EclipseCon

EclipseCon is just around the corner, starting on Monday with the tutorials. EMF Forms will be presented at different events during the conference. If you would like to know when and where, read on: On Monday, we will present the EMF Tutorial which also briefly introduces EMF Forms: Harbour A – March 9 – 13:00 to 16:00 [...]

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