On the Job: The Eclipse Jobs API

This article looks at the new Jobs API available as part of Eclipse 3.0. It describes the main portions of the Jobs API and the use of scheduling rules. It also describes some changes to Eclipse resource management including how the Resources plug-in integrates with the new API. Finally, it describes some new UI functionality that has been added to provide feedback to users about jobs that are run in the background.

Categories: Platform, Jobs, Resources

[html] On the Job: The Eclipse Jobs API
September 2004
by Michael Valenta