The goal of the project is to provide a port of the existing tigris GEF (Graphical editing framework) using swt equivalent.
"Project SWTGEF" goal is to build a library capable of doing a seamless port of an existing Graphical application built on GEF Tigris framework to a SWT platform
The final packaged version would wrapped and delivered as an eclipse GEF tigris plugin
- Port all the Graphical editing and presentation features built into GEF tigris using swing libraries to swt equivalents
- The final version would be delivered as an eclipse GEF tigris plugin
- The version would be regressed with the newer release/ version of GEF tigris
Rewrite of Jgraph and Editor and other key classes in the base and presentation packages using SWT with out changing the function signature as far as possible , in the existing GEF package.
Additional code to support Eclipse Views and other feature.
Build bridge to Eclipse GEF whereever possible.