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SWT/Plan/4.8

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SWT Planning page for Photon (4.8)

This page discusses target fixes and improvements to SWT for the upcoming Photon release. A list of open and resolved bugs for 4.8 can be found via this query.

Common

  • Review patches from the community
  • Provide lambda helpers consistently for all listeners - COMPLETED
  • Move SWT native builds to Eclipse Foundation - bug 520200 - COMPLETED
  • Improve HiDPI support for eclipse platform - bug 517055 - PARTLY DELIVERED, rest DEFERRED to bug 534932
  • Provide Monitor-specific DPI values - bug 509534 - COMPLETED
  • Drop support for XULRunner on all platforms - bug 518446 - COMPLETED

Cocoa

GTK

  • Port SWT Browser to webkit2gtk - bug 516838 - COMPLETED
  • Ongoing improvements to Eclipse stability on GTK3, (graphical glitches, missing icons etc..) - bug 516839 - PARTLY DELIVERED, rest DEFERRED to bug 535255
  • Make Eclipse usable on Wayland as backend with GTK3 - bug 516841 - PARTLY DELIVERED, rest DEFERRED to bug 535260
  • Fix accessibility issues on Linux - bug 470031 and bug 481824 - COMPLETED
  • Implement native notifications for GTK - bug 497946 - DEFERRED

Win32

  • Move to new Windows SDK and modern Look & Feel. - bug 520299 - COMPLETED
  • Table/Tree header need improvements under dark theme. - bug 517003 - DEFERRED
  • Support modern native directory dialog. - bug 443250 - COMPLETED
  • Remove support for Windows versions older than Vista - bug 531097 - COMPLETED

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