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Developing your first Eclipse RCP application

Crafting a rich client application is easier than ever, thanks to Eclipse V3.1

Sandy Minocha, Software Engineer, IBM Rational
Sandy Minocha works for the IBM Rational ISV Enablement team, which engages with key Rational tools business partners, providing technical guidance and support as they integrate into the Rational suite of products. The team also performs technical validations of partner plug-ins for the Ready for IBM Rational software partner program.

Summary:  The objective of the Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP) is to enable Eclipse to be used in a wide range of end-user applications that are not integrated development environments (IDEs). With the release of Eclipse V3.1, it is easy to create RCP applications. This tutorial will guide you step by step in building your very own RCP application.

Date:  27 Jun 2006
Level:  Intermediate PDF:  A4 and Letter (739 KB | 28 pages)Get Adobe® Reader®

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Sandy Minocha works for the IBM Rational ISV Enablement team, which engages with key Rational tools business partners, providing technical guidance and support as they integrate into the Rational suite of products. The team also performs technical validations of partner plug-ins for the Ready for IBM Rational software partner program.

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