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The Platform defines the set of frameworks and common services that collectively make up infrastructure required to support the use of Eclipse as a component model, as a [[Rich Client Platform| Rich Client Platform]] (RCP) and as a comprehensive tool integration platform. These services and frameworks include a standard workbench user interface model and portable native widget toolkit, a project model for managing resources, automatic resource delta management for incremental compilers and builders, language-independent debug infrastructure, and infrastructure for distributed multi-user versioned resource management.
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The Eclipse Platform is divided into component areas as follows:
 
The Eclipse Platform is divided into component areas as follows:
  
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* [[User Assistance]] - Help system, initial user experience, cheat sheets etc.
 
* [[User Assistance]] - Help system, initial user experience, cheat sheets etc.
 
* [[Platform UI|UI]] - Platform user interface
 
* [[Platform UI|UI]] - Platform user interface
 
* [[Rich Client Platform| Rich Client Platform]]
 
  
 
[[Category:Eclipse Project]]
 
[[Category:Eclipse Project]]

Revision as of 17:54, 13 November 2012

The Platform defines the set of frameworks and common services that collectively make up infrastructure required to support the use of Eclipse as a component model, as a Rich Client Platform (RCP) and as a comprehensive tool integration platform. These services and frameworks include a standard workbench user interface model and portable native widget toolkit, a project model for managing resources, automatic resource delta management for incremental compilers and builders, language-independent debug infrastructure, and infrastructure for distributed multi-user versioned resource management.

The Eclipse Platform is divided into component areas as follows: