Building Eclipse Rich Client Application automatically (Tycho)

This post is intended for everyone who develops Java applications for Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP). You will find here a working Tycho configuration on the working demo project. That project can be built fully automatically with Tycho on your CI server e.g. Jenkins. If you have developed Eclipse RCP before, you may also come to the conclusion that PDE-Build out of Eclipse IDE is not really an appropriate and stable way to build serious, production-ready applications....

February 1, 2012 · 6 min · Alexander Holbreich

Favorite Eclipse UML Plugin

What is your favorite Free or Open-Source UML Plug-in? Every year I try some of them and remove them after few hours. As I remember, they were resource-hungry or just bad in reverse engineering Some weeks ago i tried ObjectAid UML Explorer Class Diagram and liked it. It could quickly and easily create simple class Diagrams - just by Drag & Drop. And I had no problems with static constructors or inner classes and other stuff in the code which causes problems to other Plug-ins....

August 21, 2011 · 1 min · Alexander Holbreich