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Graphical Views for Xtext ctd.

Jan Köhnlein

(Read my previous post for a rationale on graphical views)

No matter with what graphics technology you choose to implement a diagram for your Xtext-based language, there are a few things you should know in order to connect the diagram view/editor to the rest of the infrastructure.

Let us first have a look how to implement a context menu action for the Xtext editor to show the element at the current cursor position in the diagram. In Eclipse, you have to implement a handler [...]

Graphical Views for Xtext

Jan Köhnlein

Xtext provides you with a powerful IDE and a rich featured text editor for your domain-specific language with little effort. But sometimes, a picture says more than a thousand words: You want to have some additional graphical representation of your models, a set of diagrams.

Diagrams are superior to code when it comes to high-level views. But while programmers can easily cope with files that contain several hundred lines of code, the same amount of information usually blows a diagram and [...]

Quicker start guide for Oomph

Alexander Nittka

When trying to set up an IDE in a customer project, we ran into a number of issues. This post summarizes our solutions.

Supporting Model-To-Transformation in Java with AspectJ

Andreas Graf

There are a number of Model-To-Model-Transformation Frameworks provided under the Eclipse umbrelle (e.g. QVTO). Some of these provide a lot of support. However, in some scenarios, you need to either adapt them or implement your own M2M with Java. For … Weiterlesen →

Travel Tips for EclipseCon France

Andreas Graf

EclipseCon France is one of my favourite conferences. If you are going, here are some tips: I prefer to book a hotel in the city centre, e.g. near Jean Jaures ( A lot of the restaurants are within walking distance … Weiterlesen →

Open Collaborations for Automotive Software – and Eclipse

Andreas Graf

On June 4th itemis is hosting a conference on Open Collaborations for Automotive Software (in German) in Esslingen near Stuttgart. There are a lot of interesting talks and – while not immediately obvious – all of them do have some … Weiterlesen →

Vorstellung des JEE6-Generators

Dominik Pieper

Zusammen mit meinem Kollegen Steffen Mork arbeite ich seit einiger Zeit an einem Generator für Java Enterprise Anwendungen. Mit diesem ist es möglich, eine vollständige CRUD-Webapplikation zu generieren. Steffen stellt diesen im folgenden Video vor: Generiert wird eine JEE6 Applikation basierend auf JSF 2.0 und EJB 3.1, wobei Klassen zum Datenbankzugriff, Entities und das zugehörigen […]

JEE-Generator vorgestellt

Steffen A. Mork

Seit geraumer Zeit entwickele ich mit meinem Kollegen Dominik Pieper an einem JEE-Generator, mit dem es auf einfache Art und Weise möglich ist, eine CRUD-Webanwendung zu generieren. In einem kleinen Einführungsvideo stelle ich einen kleinen Einstieg in den Generator dar. Der generierte Code ist eine JEE6-Applikation basierend auf JSF 2.0 und EJB 3.1. Alle Masken [...]

AUTOSAR reports with Artop and BIRT

Andreas Graf

Even in times of model-based development, artefacts like pdf and Word are still important for documentation. With Eclipse based technologies, it is easy to produce documents in various formats from your AUTOSAR xml. One approach would be to use Eclipse … Weiterlesen →

Support for vendor specific parameter / module definitions in COMASSO basic software configuration tool

Andreas Graf

During the 6th AUTOSAR Open Conference one of the presenters pointed out, that integration of vendor specific / custom parameter definitions into the tool chain can be problematic because of insufficient tool support. Some tools seem to have hard coded … Weiterlesen →