|[eclipse-dev] New API on IApplicationContext|
Implementers of org.eclipse.equinox.app.IApplicationContext interface please read on. Otherwise you can safely ignore this message.
First of all, what are you doing implementing an interface that has the @noimplement javadoc tag? It appears there are some cases where clients have found reasons to implement this interface. In most all cases I think it can be avoided by proper usage of the org.osgi.service.application.ApplicationDescriptor service to launch other applications instead of mocking up a context and calling an application implementation directly.
If you find you are mocking up an IApplicationContext then you will be affected by the changes in bug https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=304361 where new API was added to IApplicaitonContext. You will need to start implementing the new methods on this interface.
Let me know if you have any questions.
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