Posts tagged with "equinox"

Feb 2nd, 2011

Equinox/RAP WAR Products has moved. Hello Eclipse Libra…

A while ago I introduced you to my Google Summer of Code 2010 project, the WAR Products. I really appreciate your participation with feedback and bugs. It showed me that there is a real need for this tooling, so I’m proud to announce that the WAR Products development will not continue in the RAP Project. You may think, [...]

Jan 20th, 2011

Amazon AWS Beanstalk and Eclipse Equinox

Yesterday Amazon launched a new service called AWS Elastic Beanstalk. It’s basically a Tomcat hosting service. You can upload your WAR files via a web interface, to an instance of a Linux cloud image pre-configured with Tomcat. This is from the official Amazon description: AWS Elastic Beanstalk is an even easier way for you to [...]

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Dec 15th, 2010

How do you run your RAP application today?

Hi, We’d like to know more about RAP in the wild. Please take a moment and answer the question that follows below. We will publish the results of this anonymous poll later on this blog, and we’ll use them to influence the direction of the research work of the Sovereign project. Thanks for your time. [...]

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Dec 8th, 2010

Introducing the Eclipse RTP Project

Today's a great day. The Eclipse Foundation accepted the proposal for the RTP Project. RTP stands for Runtime Packaging.  And here's what it's all about. Marcus Baker wrote an article called "Install Me", which was published in the book "97 things a programmer should know". On two pages he shows the reader exactly how important [...]

Sep 13th, 2010

Distribute objects with Terracotta and Equinox

Terracotta is a transparent clustering service that allows multiple Java processes on different JVMs to work together using pure objects and threading logic. Here’s how you can use it with Equinox. Prerequisites: An installation of Java 1.6.0u20 or later (Java SE Downloads) and Terracotta (Open Source Option) Terracotta Download.. Install the downloaded Terracotta: > tar [...]

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Aug 17th, 2010

Equinox/RAP WAR deployment: an end to the pain

Please note: This post is outdated. Please read this post and do not follow the install instructions in this one. A few weeks ago I presented you my GSoC 2010 project. The idea was to make Equinox/RAP WAR deployment easier. And yes, it was a real pain to create .war files for an Equinox/RAP application. [...]

Jul 16th, 2010

Helios DemoCamp Darmstadt review

Two days ago was the Helios DemoCamp in Darmstadt at Deutsche Telekom.  I think it was a very successful evening with a whole bunch of good talks. Two of them are very noteworthy. The first one was presented by Marcel Bruch. He talked about the Eclipse Code Recommenders project which he’s working on at TU Darmstadt. [...]

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May 21st, 2010

Equinox/RAP war products sketches

As I described in a previous blog I’m going to create the tooling for creating equinox based war files within this year’s gsoc. For this purpose I created some UI sketches with the WireframeSketcher. You can see the first thoughts on the UI below. I would appreciate if you can give some feedback on the [...]

May 13th, 2010

Using Equinox Security in RCP and RAP

I finally had the time to care about one of my outstanding tasks – provide a tutorial and example how to use Equinox Security. While the tutorial was initially targeted for RAP users, I also added a launch config and a target definition for RCP as the code is the same for both runtimes. The [...]

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