Eclipse EMF Client Platform 1.5.0 Release Review

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015



This release will be contributed to Luna SR2.

The 1.5.0 release improves the support for developers when working with EMF Forms with the following extensions:

  • Improved View Model tooling
  • Migration support for View Models
  • Debug Mode for modeled forms 

Additionally it resolves many open issues and improves stability.

API Certification: 

The project leadership certifies that the APIs in this release are "Eclipse Quality".

Architectural Issues: 

The release provides more API and SPI for being extended by users and adopters. There is no know unresolved overlap with other projects.

Security Issues: 

There are no know security issues.

Non-Code Aspects: 

The documentation has been extended, the JavaDoc has been improved, all relevant Strings are externalized and the feature descriptions have been refined.

Usability Details: 

The usability of the view model editor has been imporved.


There are no relevant standards.


The number of interactions with the community has increased in newsgroup entries, bug reports and contributions. There are regular blogs about new features of the project.