Plug-in development 101, Part 1: The fundamentals

Plug-in development in Eclipse is somewhat of an art form. If you're new to the concept of plug-ins, especially in the context of OSGi and Eclipse, it can be quite burdensome learning the myriad tools Eclipse has to help you write plug-ins. The purpose of this article is to help you learn some basic plug-in development skills with some best practices sprinkled in for good measure.

Categories: Plug-ins, Plug-in Development Environment (PDE)

[html] DeveloperWorks Article
February 2008
by Chris Aniszczyk