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Dave Orme muses about data-first development.

My current work emphasizes data engineering and analysis using Kubernetes, Clojure, Scala, Eclipse, and Google Cloud Platform or AWS.


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Everything I say here is my own opinion and not necessarily that of my employer.


Eclipse Scala Plugin Progress

I just have to say: I've been using a recent build of the Eclipse Scala 2.7.4 plugin and finding it really solid and really productive!

  • Content assist for the most part Just Works
  • Ctrl-click to jump to source so far Just Works, regardless of if the source/destination is Java or Scala
  • And of course, the killer feature: integrating ScalaDoc and JavaDoc seems really stable now

All the old compiler crashes I was experiencing are now gone so I can now work for hours without restarting my IDE.

Now to figure out a way to releng mixed Java/Scala OSGI bundles. I hear that Maven is the way to go right now…

To the team: Nice job!


blog/eclipse_scala_plugin_progress.txt · Last modified: 2014/10/17 22:08 (external edit)