Xtext 2.6.0 Release Review
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Xtext 2.6 contains many bugfixes, performance improvements and new features, such as support for gradle, task tags and various enhancements to the Java support (Xbase).
Xtend 2.6 contains many bugfixes, performance improvements and new features such as anonymous classes, inner classes, traditional for loops, synchronized blocks, open implementation, and many more.
The Xtext code base remains high quality. Changes go through reviews and new features or any other changes are covered by unit tests.
no known security issues
The user documentation is up to date and extensive. The website is uptodate as well. The newsgroup is very active.
We stick to existing and established Eclipse patterns.
no breaking API changes in this release
no standards are used or implemeted
The community is very active. The newsgroup gets around 15 messages every day. Bugzilla is busy and the project also gets contributions through gerrit on a regular basis.
An easy way (one-click) to get started contributing is made available as an Oomph-Setup.