Category Archives: eclipse

Eclipse: Empowering the Universal Platform Technical Briefing

IBM has put together a technical briefing entitled Eclipse: Empowering the Universal Platform that provides an introduction to Eclipse – the platform, the foundation, and the ecosystem. This is a nice introduction if you’re starting out with Eclipse or want … Continue reading

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Eclipse RT Day Toronto

Yesterday was Eclipse RT Day Toronto at the IBM Toronto Lab. For those who missed it, there is quite a lot going on the runtime space. (A number of the presentation slides are available on the Eclipse RT Day page.) … Continue reading

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Watch Mike Milinkovich debate the merits of the EPL

The Free and Open Source Learning Centre recently ran a debate about which open source license is best: BSD, EPL, or GPL. I think Mike does a great job of summarizing the merits of the EPL. Check out the video … Continue reading

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More WTP Books on the Way

My publisher just informed me that stock of Eclipse Web Tools Platform: Developing Java Web Applications is getting dangerously low. (OK, so I added in the dangerously part.) This is great news as it means the book is a hit … Continue reading

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Register for EclipseCon 2008, Get a Free Eclipse WTP Book

EclipseCon 2008, the Eclipse Foundation’s annual conference, is being held March 17-20, in Santa Clara, CA. Register early and as a bonus the first 100 people to register will receive a free copy of my book Eclipse Web Tools Platform.

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Another Error Message for the Hall of Fame

I was trying to create a DVD with InterVideo WinDVD Creator V2 (which came bundled with my ThinkPad) this weekend when I was presented with an error dialog. This immediately seemed to me like a candidate for the error message … Continue reading

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Eclipse and Apache Team Up for OSSummit Asia Conference

Following on previous goodwill built between the Eclipse and Apache communities the two Open Source foundations have decided to partner for the first time on the OSSummit Asia 2007 conference. As announced to Apache committers via the committers mailing list: … Continue reading

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