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Revision as of 01:04, 30 December 2008 by (Talk | contribs) (WikiText Editor)


Release Review

A release review must occur for Mylyn/Incubator/WikiText to come out of incubation. This page provides materials for discussion related to the release review.

User Interface

This section is provided as the basis for discussion around the User Interface of Mylyn/Incubator/WikiText. The UI portion of the release review is tracked with bug 257593.

UI Summary

WikiText provides the following UI components:

  • Eclipse preferences page
  • Context menu contributions
  • File editor with outline
  • TaskEditorExtension implementation

WikiText Editor

The WikiText editor is enabled for all files whose content type extends wikitext.

Editor Overview


  • fonts show how markup will render
  • content assist
  • markers for warnings and errors

Editor Outline


  • editor has outline view that shows headings
  • outline selection follows caret position in the editor
  • outline is always expanded

Content Assist


  • editor content-assist suggestions are adjusted depending on cursor position



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