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In this article, we compare Eclipse Theia plugins with Theia extensions and highlight the differences. In case  you are wondering what Eclipse Theia is, please head over to our introduction to Theia and have a look at the frequently asked questions about Eclipse Theia. Eclipse Theia is an extensible framework for building tools and IDEs. It can be extended by custom features. This can be...

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Last week, Eclipse 2019-09 has been released, a new version of the Eclipse IDE and platform. As 2019-06, the new release contains a lot of useful improvements and increases agin performance. Holger Voormann provides once more great videos summarizing the improvements in the Java IDE, the platform and in EGit, which we are happy to share (please see below) As always, in case you use our...

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In this article we provide an overview on how to get started with Eclipse Theia. More precisely, we will describe how to easily install and launch your own instance. In case you wonder what Eclipse Theia is, please see here for an introduction and this FAQ about Eclipse Theia. In this article, we answer a very simple question: How to install/launch/run Eclipse Theia to use it...

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Together with the Eclipse Simultaneous Release 2019-09 we released RAP 3.10. It’s available from our download page and from the update sites. As many other Eclipse projects, we decided to raise the minimal execution environment in this release to Java 8. We already had several projects that depend on platform bundles moved to Java 8 in the passed. Using Java 8 everywhere will make our life easier and...

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