Platform and Equinox API
|Command Icons in e4||
It is now possible to set command icons in the e4 model using the Eclipse 4 Model Editor.
Previously this was only possible for e3 commands using the
|Influence "Ignore Whitespace" in Compare||
The "Ignore White Space" context menu action in the Eclipse Compare editor ignores all whitespace, including what may be semantically significant whitespace.
For example, in Java a whitespace difference in a string literal is semantically significant while trailing whitespace is not.
It is now possible to hook into the ignore-whitespace algorithm by providing an implementation of the new
Your implementation is called for each detected whitespace difference when "Ignore White Space" is enabled. Your implementation can decide whether that whitespace difference should be ignored or not.
|Onboarding information in editor area||
The editor area now shows the most important and useful commands and their key binding when no editor is open.
The information shown is dependent on the currently active perspective.
Perspective have to provide these details by providing an extension to the
|Enhanced IPath creation and conversion||