My first steps with Eclipse RAP
This page display the list of articles called "My first steps with Eclipse RAP". Here the plan of those articles :
- [step0] : introduction about of My first steps with Eclipse RAP.
- [step1] : generate with Eclipse wizard the RAP Hello World application, install RAP Target Platform and start the generated RAP Application.
- [step2] : explains how to create OSGi bundle with PDE, how run the OSGi container (Equinox) which manage a set of bundles (coming from Workspace + Target Platform) to start/stop bundle with OSGi console
- [step3] : explains how to OSGi manage the dependencies between several bundles with Required-Bundle and Import-Package declared in the MANIFEST.MF and show in action the OSGi registry services which is used to share services between bundles (SOA Architecture).
- [step4] explains how to use Servlet into OSGi context with OSGi HttpService. This article is interesting because it will explain how RAP Application works : RAP Servlet org.eclipse.rap.ui.internal.servlet.RequestHandler is called when URL http://127.0.0.1:8080/rap/ is accessed.
- [step5] : explain the RAP Application/Workbench component of the RAP Architecture by explaining generated code of the RAP Hello World application.
- [step7] : create RAP Application with a view by using RAP 1.4, create RCP Application with a view and compare it with RAP Application.