What's New History
archives of the What's New section
What's New History 2005
October 21- Ralph Mueller Joins the Eclipse Foundation
October 19 - Ward Cunningham Joins the Eclipse Foundation
October 18 - Check out the latest books on Eclipse! McAffer and Lemieux on RCP, Judd and Shittu on Eclipse JST, Daum on RCP and Eclipse 3.1, and Burnette on the Eclipse IDE!
October 15 - Eclipse Technical Article: Plugging into SourceForge.net by David Biesack
October 12 - Eclipse 3.1.1 Translation Packs now available! Contributed by IBM
October 11 - Eclipse Foundation Announces Support for OSGi Service Platform R4 Specification
October 10 - New Eclipse Technical Article: Persisting EMF models with WTP by Daniel Rohe
October 6 - Compuware Announces Strategic Commitment to Eclipse Foundation at OJ.X Conference
September 30 - Eclipse 3.1.1 is now available for download! For upgrade information, see the upgrading using Update Manager page.
September 30 - Eclipse.org site redesign: provide your feedback on our new layout. See bug id 111001.
September 19 - Nokia Joins Eclipse Foundation as Strategic Developer and Board Member
September 12 - IONA Joins Eclipse Foundation as Strategic Developer to Lead Proposed SOA Tools Platform Top-Level Project
September 8 - VE is now available on update manager, and downloads Read the new and noteworthy!
September 8 - EclipseCon 2006 Call for Participation! Tutorial submissions due November 1st. Talks and panel submissions November 15th!
August 29 - Eclipse Foundation and Sybase Announce Approval of Eclipse Data Tools Platform Project
August 22 - Eclipse Foundation Announces CDT 3.0
August 22 - Download CDT 3.0 Read the New and Noteworthy
August 22 - Give your feedback on the draft Eclipse Development Process Guidelines
August 15 - Download BIRT 1.0.1! Find out more about the BIRT project
August 2 - Download WTP 0.7! Find out what's new in this release
July 29 - Download eSWT 1.0 Release Candidate 1! This version of eSWT is ready for evaluation on Nokia Series 80, WM2003, and Win32 platforms.
July 27 - Eclipse Foundation and Serena Software Announce Approval of Eclipse Application Lifecycle Framework Project
July 25 - Download TPTP 4.0 and VE 1.1.  Find out more about releases on Eclipse 3.1
July 25 - The Eclipse Test and Performance Tools Platform (TPTP) Project Announces 4.0 General Availability
July 22 - Eclipse Foundation and Versant Announce Approval of Eclipse JSR220-ORM Project
July 12 - Download EMF 2.1, GEF 3.1 and UML2 1.1.  Find out more about releases on Eclipse 3.1
July 7 - Eclipse 3.1 online documentation and downloadable .pdf's available!
July 4 - Eclipse Corner Article: Extending The Visual Editor
June 28 - Download Eclipse 3.1!  Read the New and Noteworthy!
June 27 - Eclipse Delivers Tools Platform for Software Development Lifecycle (Deutsch)
June 27 - Eclipse Enhances Rich Client Platform (Deutsch)
June 27 - Eclipse Foundation Reaches 100 Members
June 18 - Download Eclipse RC3
June 18 - Make your pledge to the Million Download Challenge for Eclipse 3.1 and support your favorite charity!
June 14 - Eclipse Foundation and Wind River Announce Approval of Device Software Development Platform Project
June 14 - Stable AJDT 1.2 for Eclipse 3.0 released! Read the New and Noteworthy.
June 12 - Download Eclipse RC2.
June 8 - The Latest Eclipse Corner Article: Using GEF with EMF
June 6 - Eclipse Brings Open Source to Business Intelligence Market
June 1 - Eclipse Foundation Launches New Web Infrastructure to Support the Expanding Eclipse Community
May 31 - Read the Guide to legal documentation for Eclipse-based content
May 30 - The Latest Eclipse Corner Article: Build and Test Automation for Plug-ins and Features
May 30 - Eclipse Foundation Members! Participate in the Member Services directory!
May 13 - Stable Build 3.1 M7 available. Read the New and Noteworthy.
May 2 - Test the prototype home page and give your feedback to the Phoenix project!
May 2 - The Eclipse Foundation is hosting http://planeteclipse.org
May 2 - Track major project releases on the master timeline.
April 29 - Device Software Development Platform (DSDP) Top-Level Project Proposal
April 27 - Eclipse Japan Working Group website released
April 14 - AspectJ 5 M2 and AJDT 1.2.0 M3 released!
April 12 - Los Alamos Developing New Eclipse-Based Tools for High-Performance Parallel Computers
April 12 - Participate in a survey from the BIRT PMC - "Tell us how you create reports"
April 11 - The Eclipse Foundation announces the formation of the Eclipse Japan Working Group. First General Meeting to be held April 25th in Tokyo.
April 6 - Photran - a Fortran development tool Proposal
March 31 - Release 3.0.2 now available! Query bugzilla for the complete list of bugs fixed in 3.0.2.
March 21- Eclipse.org Hardware Migration: Phase III - CVS and Mailing list outage on Saturday, March 26th
March 17- New Technology Project Proposals: The Graphical Modeling Framework (GMF) ; Language Development Toolkit (LDT) ; Model Driven Development Integration Project (MDDI)
March 15 - Eclipse.org Hardware Migration: Phase II - Temporary Newsgroup Outage on Saturday, March 19th
March 8 - Wind River Becomes a Strategic Developer Member of Eclipse; Proposes the Foundation's First Device Software Development Project
March 1 - Computer Associates becomes a Strategic Developer Member of the Eclipse Foundation
March 1 - Eclipse Roadmap V1.0 draft released
March 1 - Eclipse Momentum Culminates in 2nd Annual EclipseCon 2005
March 1 - Eclipse Community Thrives at EclipseCon 2005
March 1 - Eclipse Makes BIRT Modules Available
March 1 - Multi-Vendor Support Drives Adoption of Eclipse TPTP
March 1 - Eclipse Foundation Makes Web Services Tools Available
February 28 - Borland becomes a Strategic Developer Member of the Eclipse Foundation
February 28 - Eclipse Foundation Announces Election Results
February 25 - Eclipse.org Hardware Migration: Phase II - Planned Outage on Saturday, March 19th
February 22 - BEA and Sybase Join the Eclipse Foundation as Strategic Developers
February 22 - Eclipse Desktop Technology Integration Proposal
February 22 - Eclipse Data Tools Project Proposal
February 22 - EclipseCon is sold out!
February 15 - Eclipse.org Hardware Migration: Phase I - Planned Outage on Sunday, February 20th, 2005
February 7 - Scapa Technologies Becomes an Eclipse Strategic Developer and Joins Board of Directors
February 1 - Eclipse Draft Architecture Plans released
January 24 - EclipseCon News: 7 days left for early registration! Tutorial seats are going fast!
January 19 - AspectWerkz to join with Eclipse AspectJ project
January 13 - New Eclipse Downloads Page Prototype available!
January 12 - EclipseCon 2005 Adds a Business Forum to Conference Program
January 6 - Give us your feedback on the Eclipse Requirements Council's draft Themes and Priorities
January 6 - Join the EclipseCon newsgroup to discuss the latest about EclipseCon
What's New History 2004
December 21 - Eclipse Trust Framework Project Proposal
December 21 - Eclipse Test & Performance Tools Platform Project Announces Availability of Release 3.2
December 17 - Project Proposal for Eclipse Parallel Tools Platform
December 22 - EclipseCon Announces Technical Sessions! Register before December 31st for the best rates!
December 17 - AspectJ 5 M1 and AJDT 1.2.0 M2 released!
December 17 - Eclipse logos now available: 'Built on Eclipse', 'Eclipse Ready' and 'Eclipse Foundation Member'
December 9 - EclipseCon 2005 Announces Gold-Level Sponsors
December 6 - Eclipse Communication Framework Project (ECF) launches!
December 6 - Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools Report Object Model design format document and code now available!
November 18 - EclipseCon Update! Check out the updated website including keynotes and tutorials. And, a reminder that the Call for Contributions closes on November 30th!
November 15 - Privacy Policy and Terms of Use Updated: with the successful infrastructure migration, the term "host for the eclipse.org website" has been removed.
November 11 - Infrastructure Migration Phase II: Outage begins Friday, November 12th, 19:00 EST - completion Sunday, November 14th, 12:00 EST
November 8 - EclipseCon 2005 Announces Conference Keynotes
November 8 - Eclipse on HP-UX for Itanium-based Systems (IA64) now available for download!
October 26 - Infrastructure Migration: New Date for Planned Outage: Friday, November 12th, 19:00 EST - Sunday, November 14th, 12:00 EST
October 19 - Web Tools Project 1.0 M1 now available for download !
October 13 - Eclipse.org Infrastructure Migration - Planned outage on main download server Saturday, October 16th! Additional info on the FAQ.
October 13 - Don't forget to put eclipse on your OOPSLA calendar!
October 11 - 3.0.1 Translation Packs now available! Donated by IBM
October 6 - Independent Eclipse Foundation Accelerates Momentum of Eclipse
October 6 - Eclipse Foundation and Actuate Announce Approval of Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools Project
October 4 - EclipseCon 2005 Call for Contributions Extended to November 30th!
October 1 - Pollinate M1 released !
October 1 - Eclipse Wins Big at SD Readers' Choice Awards
September 24 - Hyades 3.0.1 release driver now available for download!
September 20 - The Eclipse Visual Editor version 1.0 has been released with support for both Swing and SWT on Windows and Linux.
September 17 - Eclipse Project maintenance release 3.0.1 now available. (Platform download page) (List of bugs fixed) plus (GEF 3.0.1) (CDT 2.0.1) (EMF 2.0.1) (UML2 1.0.1)
September 16 - Project Proposal for Eclipse Communications Project
September 13 - Project Proposal for Voice Tools Project
September 8 - The Eclipse Foundation has begun the process of transitioning from the CPL to the EPL. Read the many new and updated documents associated with the relicensing plan.
September 2 - Call for Contributions to EclipseCon 2005 !
August 30 - Project Proposal for Embedded Devices submitted by IBM, Motorola and Nokia
August 24- Give us your feedback on the Eclipse Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools Project Proposal!
August 24- Actuate Joins Eclipse Foundation as Strategic Developer and Board Member.
August 23 - Mark your calendars for EclipseCon 2005! February 28-March 3rd in Burlingame, CA !
August 2 - Expanded Broad-Based Eclipse Initiative Delivers Open Test and Performance Tools Platform
July 26 - Eclipse Launches Web Tools Platform Project
July 19 - Download the latest version of AJDT! Read about the new features and enhancements in the New and Noteworthy!
July 19 - Web Tools Platform Project Now Live!
July 14 - Give us your feedback on the Eclipse Test & Performance Tools Platform Project Proposal !
July 7 - Check out what's new in CDT 2.0! (Download)
June 28 - The Eclipse Foundation, Instantiations and BEA Announce Formation of Eclipse Project to Integrate with Apache Beehive
June 25 - Eclipse Project release 3.0 now available. (Download) (What's new in 3.0)
June 21 - Eclipse 3.0 Delivers Universal Platform for Application Construction
June 11 - Join us for eclipse events and presentations at JavaOne and WWDC June 28-July 2 in San Francisco!
June 1 - Mike Milinkovich Named Eclipse's Executive Director
May 26 - AspectJ project releases Version 1.2 of the AspectJ compiler!
AJDT 1.1.10
now available with the 1.2 compiler and support for Eclipse 3.0 M9!
May 21 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 3.0 milestone build M9
April 27 - Check out the new Web Tools Platform Project proposal!
April 14 - Mark your calendars for upcoming eclipse presentations and events at The ServerSide Java Symposium, ICSE, JAX2004, ECOOP, and much more!
March 26 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 3.0 milestone build M8
March 17 - Eclipse Project maintenance release 2.1.3 now available. (Download) (List of bugs fixed)
March 16 - Check out What's New on the ECESIS project! ICE (International Challenge for Eclipse) programming contest winners announced! ECESIS video courseware now available through the end of April!
March 3 - Eclipse Names Founding Board of Directors
March 3 - Check out the recent developments in AOSD under the Technology PMC - Concern Manipulation Environment Project (CME)!
March 3 - EclipseCon technical track presentations now available!
February 13 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 3.0 milestone build M7.
February 12 - Join us at AOSD'04 International Conference on Aspect-Oriented Software Development, Lancaster U.K.
February 9 - Updated news, reports, and pictures from EclipseCON 2004 !
February 2 - Eclipse Forms Independent Organization
January 15 - Join us for eclipseCon 2004 !
What's New History 2003
December 19 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 3.0 milestone build M6.
December 12 - Register for eclipseCon before Friday, December 19th to qualify for the early bird discount! Participate by presenting your demo, poster or podium talk - email participate@eclipsecon.org !
December 12 - Call for submissions: eclipse Technology eXchange Workshop (eTX), March 30, 2004 in conjunction with ETAPS 2004, Barcelona. Submissions due January 23rd!
December 1 - The Tools Project announces Visual Editor Project and UML2 Projects! Read the VE press release.
November 24 - Check out the new articles and updated plug-in on the COBOL IDE subproject.
November 21 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 3.0 milestone build M5.
November 4 - Eclipse Project maintenance release 2.1.2 now available. (Download) (List of bugs fixed)
October 14 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 3.0 milestone build M4.
October 22 - Join us for "Eclipse: more than an IDE" presentations and plug-in code clinic in Portland, OR, November 13-14th!
October 21 - Mark your calendars for EclipseCon 2004, February 2-5, 2004, Anaheim, CA!
Call for Posters, Demos and Podium Talks! Send your submissions by November 7th!
October 8 - Bring your laptop and visit us at the drop-in plug-in clinic at OOPSLA , Tuesday October 28th!
September 8 - Join us for the CampEclipse Plug-in Clinic, October 9-10 in Zurich, in conjunction with the CH-Open Workshop Tage and the Java User Group Switzerland !
August 28 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 3.0 milestone build M3.
August 26 - Check out the new articles on drag and drop, GEF Draw2D, EMF JET, launching Java applications programmatically, and update manager.
July 25 - Eclipse graphic logos now available on our new artwork page.
July 22 - Translation pack now available for Eclipse 2.1.x
July 22 - Check out the new articles on plug-in architectures, the graphical editor, branching in CVS and building a table editor with SWT and JFace !
July 18 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 3.0 milestone build M2.
July 2 - Eclipse Project maintenance release 2.1.1 now available. (Download) (List of bugs fixed)
June 9 - Eclipse Web Tools Platform Project formed. Learn more about it at the eclipse event at JavaOne.
June 6 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 3.0 milestone build M1.
May 22 - Eclipse Project Draft 3.0 plan posted.
May 6 - Call for Posters! Join us for the eclipse event at JavaOne! June 11th in San Francisco !
May 6 - Space still available for eclipse: Getting Connected, May 22-23, Brussels !
April 14 - Visit the community page for a list of upcoming events! You're invited to eclipse: Getting connected in Brussels, QNX The power of eclipse at Embedded Systems in San Fransisco, IBM eclipse technology eXchange at ICSE in Portland and more!
April 3 - Mirrors now available! We are very pleased to announce that the community has begun to respond to our request for mirrors to help us handle the overwhelming interest in release 2.1. A list of our mirrors is now available: Download We encourage others interested in becoming a mirror to contact us so that we can continue to build our network of support for our community. Mirror Information
March 28 - Eclipse Project release 2.1 now available. (Download) (What's new in 2.1) (Browse doc)
March 14 - Eclipse downloads now available for mirroring. Become an Eclipse Mirror! Now includes instructions for partial mirrors!
February 24 - Technology Project announces Equinox, a research subproject for eclipse runtime architectures.
February 19 - Join us for the AOSD with eclipse BoF at AOSD 2003 in Boston!
February 14 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 2.1 development stream milestone build M5.
January 27, 2003 - Check out recent article on decorators, project natures and builders, launch configurations.
What's New History 2002
December 20, 2002 - Eclipse Project Draft 2.2 plan posted.
December 19 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 2.1 development stream milestone build M4.
December 19 - Check out the new subprojects released this week as part of Technology and Tools
December 2 - New Eclipse Performance page has information and resources for helping plug-in developers improve performance.
November 26 - Call for participation: CampEclipse on Dec. 6th, Stuttgart, Germany. Presentations only space available! The CodeCamp is now full, but you can still register for the presentations at the Camp Eclipse website!
November 21 - Reminder: Applications for IBM Eclipse Innovation Grants due Dec. 1.
November 18 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 2.1 development stream milestone build M3.
November 7 - Check out the new listing of Eclipse research projects and contribute with your project description!
October 29 - New and noteworthy features in Eclipse Project 2.1 development stream milestone build M2.
October 21 - Call for Experience Reports and Call for Interest for Camp Eclipse on Dec. 6th in Stuttgart, Germany.
October 16 - Check out new guidelines for evolving Java-based APIs.
October 2 - Join us for the Eclipse BoF, November 5th at OOPSLA 2002 in Seattle!
September 27 - Translation pack now available for Eclipse 2.0.
September 23 - Mac port moves to the download pages! All 2.1 stream drops after September 18th include a Mac build.
September 10 - Eclipse Project slide presentation now available. See the Eclipse Project page.
August 30 - Eclipse Project release 2.0.1 now available. (Download)
August 23 - Check out new articles on internationalization, resource listeners.
August 21 - Check out new article on field editors, and ones recently revised for 2.0.
July 23 - Check out the Eclipse.org Legal FAQ and IBM's CPL FAQ.
June 28 - Eclipse Project release 2.0 now available. (Download)
June 5 - Check out our new Community Projects and Plugins page.
May 16 - Eclipse Project starts final release lockdown cycle for 2.0. See the Freeze/Test/Fix Plan.
May 16 - Mark your calendars for the Eclipse AspectJ Plugin and Embedded Java Demos at ECOOP 2002
May 9 - Check out the SWT FAQ and the SWT Team's page of tips, tricks, and techniques.
May 8 - Watch the Community page for updates! Email us your eclipse-related links and upcoming events!
May 8 - Join us at the Eclipse BoF and research roundtable June 13th at ECOOP 2002 in Malaga, Spain.
May 7 - Download the latest drop of the Mac port (and matching readme). For more info on in-progress ports, see the SWT development resources page.
May 6 - Translations and associated fixes for R1.0 now available - donated by IBM.
May 1- See Eclipse on the Mac! Eclipse User's Group Meeting, May 7th at Apple World Wide Developer Conference, WWDC 2002
Apr 22- Eclipse Tools Project announces Graphical Editor Framework (GEF) Project proposal.
Mar 27 - Eclipse User's Group Meeting at JavaOne - Wed Mar 27, 7-10pm
Feb 15 - The Eclipse Project posts Revised 2.0 plan.
Jan 29 - Eclipse C/C++ IDE Announced at LinuxWorld. Read the press release. Get the CDT download from the Tools Project.
What's New History 2001
Dec 19 - First version of the official Eclipse Project FAQ released.
Dec 12 - Eclipse Tools Project announces C/C++ IDE plugin and download.
Dec 11 - Improved search capability added to web site. Search mail archives, doc, articles.
Dec 5 - Website Terms of Use updated to clarify contributions to third party code in eclipse.
Dec 1 - The Eclipse Project posts 2.0 plan for review - comments to eclipse-dev by Dec 14.
Nov 29 - Eclipse.org Consortium launched by member companies. Replay the Webcast.

Nov 20 - Mailing list archives now available.

Nov 7 - Eclipse becomes an open source project.

Nov 7 - Latest 2.0 development stream builds have been posted!

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