Author: Tom Schindl

Last few week we worked on RAP on e4 to adopt the latest upstream components from the Mars release: RAP 3.0 from Mars release e4 core libraries from Mars release So that people developing e4 applications on top of RAP (or single sourcing their e4-RCP) can take advantage of the improvements (bugfixes and features) incorporated in the upstream projects. E.g. RAP 3.0 has improved performance significantly (see Ralf's...

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In the post in which we introduced e4 on RAP we promised to give you some technical background information how we managed to get e4 applications running on RAP - if you are interested in the background, read on. [ Editor's note: See also Tom Schindl's post on update for Luna M7. ] Preface There are 2 important concepts in e4 which we make use of: Renderers are plugable...

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Update to Luna M7 We've updated the codebase to the upstream Luna M7 bits - remember from the initial post - we had to fork some of the upstream bundles because they contained code we cannot support on RAP. Now the target we provide in our p2-repository matches the upstream codebase. Bugfixes / Features It looks like some of you have experimented with your e4 applications and getting...

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In this blog post I'll introduce you to using Eclipse 4 on RAP. Eclipse 4 on RAP means the use of Eclipse 4 API's without the 3.x compat layer. Eclipse 3.x API users can simply stick to the plain vanilla 2.3 release of RAP. If you want to take advantage of the new Eclipse 4 programming model with services, injection and Pojo workbench elements read...

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