Eclipse Dynamic Languages Toolkit 5.6 Release Review

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016



New Features

  • Parallelize build participants execution using the JobGroup API for better performance
  • Support override proposals in ICompletionProposalLabelProviderExtension
  • Namespace icon changed to distinguish it from class icon
  • IParameter modified to tell if parameter is passed by reference or not
  • Lucene indexer periodically commits the index data in the background
  • Remove deprecated org.eclipse.dltk.internal.core.SourceRange

Bug Fixes

  • Cannot remove method from Mylyn's task context on outline
  • java.lang.StackOverflowError or eclipse crashs when using Quick Type Hierarchy and Open Type Hierarchy on cyclic inheritances
  • StringIndexOutOfBoundsException thrown by class ScriptSourceHover
  • Add / Remove Shell Script Support always available