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Saros Looks the Bee’s Knees!

November 1, 2010


In the latest release of Saros, the distributed editing plug-in for Eclipse, we introduce a number of features that improve usability. The first thing you might notice when you power up the new version of Saros is the ability to store and manage multiple XMPP accounts. This feature makes it much more manageable if you […]

Poll results: Most used version control systems in Eclipse

October 18, 2010


The poll has been closed. After over 100 votes, Git has emerged as the winner, although not resoundingly so. The only notable “other” was ClearCase with about 6% of the vote. The final results table is below. Git 35% CVS 24% Mercurial 22% Other 12% Perforce 5% Bazaar 2% Thanks to all those who took […]

Poll: What version control system do you use with Eclipse?

October 11, 2010


It was so much fun using the poll technology last time, I thought I would try again. You may be familiar with Saros — our plug-in which provides distributed collaborative editing in Eclipse — and you may even know that Saros now features version control system (VCS) integration, so that all participants can work directly […]

Saros: Distributed Editing in Eclipse Just Keeps Getting Better

October 4, 2010


Saros, the best plug-in to give you distributed collaborative editing in Eclipse, continues to improve. In our latest release (10.10.01) the Saros Team has provided a lot of bugfixes and improvements. Visually the layout has changed a little. Using Saros is now so adaptable that we’ve had to group the growing number of menu items […]

New Saros release: 10.8.27

August 28, 2010


Another month, another Saros release. This time around it consists mostly of bugfixes… … but be advised. There are now a couple of dozen youngling programmers busying away at Saros code like worker bees for the next few weeks. Expect a bumper crop of fixes and features in September!

New Saros release: 10.7.30

July 30, 2010


A new release of Saros has been released today. A lot of new stuff is packed into this one. Firstly, Saros is now version control system (VCS) aware. You now have the choice of sharing a project by sending SVN repository information to your peers, so that they can interact directly with the repository. More […]

Beginner’s Guide to Saros

July 30, 2010


The kind fellows at the Planet Eclipse community have consented to aggregate this blog as a resource for the dissemination of information on Saros. They have recommended that I author a post to serve as a beginner’s guide. To that end, I’ve put together a new static page about Saros. Enjoy.