Eclipse EMF Client Platform 1.7.0 Release Review

End Date of the Review Period: 

Reviews run for a minimum of one week. The outcome of the review is decided on this date. This is the last day to make comments or ask questions about this review.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015



The 1.7.0 Release will provide an Ecore Editor based on EMFForms and will ease the creation of EMFForms based Editors in general. 

1.7.0 will also introduce the use of UUIDs in view models and brings a new, yet provisional, ControlGrid view model element. 

Additionally, the release focusses on stability and consolidation of APIs.

API Certification: 

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

Architectural Issues: 

There is no known unresolved overlap with other projects.

Security Issues: 


Non-Code Aspects: 

The documentation will be kept up to date including description of new features. 

Usability Details: 

Fixed multiple issues with the IDE tooling reported by the automatic error reporting tool. 


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.