Skip to main content
Jump to: navigation, search


< E4

Orion Editor

Create an Orion (eclipse project) based editor for the eclipse SDK (and possibly view) based on the Orion edit control (SWT control that embeds the Orion editor in a web browser). Flesh out support for CSS, Javascript, and HTML when using the Orion editor with no web server.

  • Bug 426397 - Provide an eclipse editor based on OrionEditorControl

Currently Supported Features

The Orion Editor supports the following features either through the editor part or the Orion editor control.

  • Load file
  • Save/Save as
  • Revert file
  • Syntax highlighting
  • Content assist
  • HTML, CSS, and Javascript file editing

Suggested Enhancements

The following features are available through key bindings but should be hooked up to their global action handlers.

  • Find
  • Quick find
  • Undo
  • Redo
  • Goto line
  • Cut
  • Copy
  • Paste
  • Delete
  • Select all

The following features are not currently available in the editor

  • Support replacing text in Find dialog
  • Add an icon for the editor
  • Syntax validation
  • Outline view

Back to the top