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We are pleased to invite you to participate to the Eclipse DemoCamp Munich 2016. Like in the past years, we continue in our tradition of hosting a “Christmas DemoCamp”. Please save the following date and mark your calendars on December 5th 2016 for the next Eclipse DemoCamp in Munich!   We offer 80 seats, but we usually receive around 200 registrations. To give everybody the same...

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The modeling symposium at EclipseCon Europe 2016 takes place on Wednesday, October 26th from 17.45pm-18.20pm (see here). I’m happy to present the agenda of selected talks: Exploring the Future of Eclipse Modeling: Web and Semantic Collaboration - István Ráth (7 Minutes) The Genmodel Addon project - Olivier Prouvost (5 Minutes) App-up in 5 minutes - Jörg Riegel (10 Minutes) Generating Visual Studio Code extensions for Xtext DSLs ...

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Bonjour, we are delighted to announce, that EclipseSource goes France! For years, France and Germany have been hotspots for topics such as Modeling, EMF, Papyrus, and, more generally,  Eclipse. Many of our current business relations bring us together. Therefore, having an office in France is the next logical step. Additionally, we are happy to announce that this office will be led by a well-known face in...

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We are happy to announce that together with Neon, we have released  EMF Forms and EMF Client Platform 1.10.0! We want to thank all committers and contributors for their work as well as the active ecosystem of users and adopters for the feedback and support! Both projects have been amazing successes since their inception over 5 years ago. We are proud of having a continuously active...

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Oomph is a great tool to automate Eclipse installations, workspace setups, and more. Projects can configure profiles (called “setup models”) and thereby allow contributors to get an IDE to work on the project with a single click. This includes all necessary plugins to be installed, preferences, a git clone, the project import, and even more. If you want to configure your own custom setup model for...

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As described in our previous post, we maintain a common Eclipse Oomph Profile with our favorite plugins and settings preconfigured. By using Oomph, you can install this version of Eclipse with a single click. See here for a more thorough introduction and how to install the pre-configured Eclipse. As promised, we will describe the things we adapted and added to the standard Eclipse Packages. In the...

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After several busy weeks, the PC has finally selected the talks and tutorials for EclipseCon Europe 2016. I would like to thank all members of the PC for their great work and all submitters for their proposals. I am sorry we had to reject so many talks. We tried hard to provide a meaningful declined comment, so that people might understand our reasoning. In some cases,...

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We are happy to announce that Philip, Ed and I are organizing the Modeling Symposium for EclipseCon Europe 2016. Please support us by sharing the call on your communication channels. The symposium aims to provide a forum for community members to present a brief overview of their work. We offer 10 minute lightning slots (including questions) to facilitate a broad range of speakers. The primary goal is...

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I returned home late the other night, and saw this tweet in my timeline: https://twitter.com/marckhouzam/status/761389998788714496 He added a clarifying note that said the '?' was also broken. For those of you who don't know Marc, he is the co-lead of the Eclipse C/C++ Development Tools and all round good guy. I was pretty sure his keyboard wasn't actually broken and he was basically asking: How can you write a...

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