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Re: [aspectj-users] Aspects Equinox Incubator 1.0.1 Released

Ramnivas,

It would be interesting to hear (from you and anyone else of course) what JDT functionality you miss most in AJDT. This would help us prioritise new feature work, and then we can determine which ones could be implemented in this way.

Regards,

Matt.

On 12/12/06, Matthew Webster <matthew_webster@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Ramnivas,

I certainly think we can start looking at jdt.ui to improve the user experience by creating the extension points we need e.g. Open Type, search, code completion, .... There are a number of  AJDT enhancements that are stalled because of lack of extensibility in JDT, Workbench or UI. The core compiler is a tougher nut to crack but fortunately less obvious to to the user except perhaps when it comes to mixed mult-project incremental compilation.

Matthew Webster
AOSD Project
Java Technology Centre, MP146
IBM Hursley Park, Winchester,  SO21 2JN, England
Telephone: +44 196 2816139 (external) 246139 (internal)
Email: Matthew Webster/UK/IBM @ IBMGB, matthew_webster@xxxxxxxxxx
http://w3.hursley.ibm.com/~websterm/



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Wonderful!

Does this mean that someday AJDT will become a AOSGi bundle that weaves into JDT? It seems that such a bundle can pass through all the functionality of JDT to aspects developers and augment aspect-related functionality through weaving. I imagine that the same approach can enable a powerful way to create plugins for other languages in Eclipse (Groovy, for example).

-Ramnivas

Matthew Webster wrote:


We are pleased to announce the release of AOSGi 1.0.1. Please see the home page for details of how to download an use it:


http://www.eclipse.org/equinox/incubator/aspects/

AOSGi is an Equinox framework extension and a bundle that presents the AspectJ complier as an OSGi service which together facilitate load-time weaving of aspects packaged in bundles. It's also a programming model for developing new applications or extending existing ones that are deployed on the Eclipse platform. For those of you who are using LTW and are targeting OSGi, Eclipse or RCP applications this project offers a more integrated, JDK-independent alternative to using JVMTI. There is also a growing set of demos for you to download and try. Please post any questions to
aspectj-users@xxxxxxxxxxx or equinox-dev@xxxxxxxxxxx and report bugs, comments or requests to Bugzilla:

https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/enter_bug.cgi?product=Equinox

The Aspects Incubator Team


Matthew Webster
AOSD Project
Java Technology Centre, MP146
IBM Hursley Park, Winchester,  SO21 2JN, England
Telephone: +44 196 2816139 (external) 246139 (internal)
Email: Matthew Webster/UK/IBM @ IBMGB,
matthew_webster@xxxxxxxxxx
http://w3.hursley.ibm.com/~websterm/



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