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Getting Started with Eclipse Juno by Vinicius H. S. Durelli, Rafael Medeiros Teixeira, Rodrigo Fraxino Araujo

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Expanding the example – creating a contact list application

Now that we have seen the basics of an Eclipse RCP application, let's expand the example and create an application to store contact information. To keep it simple and focus on learning how to use the Eclipse RCP features, we will develop a standalone application instead of a client application that connects to a server. The application, however, could be easily modified to store and fetch contact information from a server. The advantage of such a design over a web-based client lies in the possibility of implementing mechanisms that allow your application to work in situations where Internet connection is faulty or simply nonexistent.

The idea here is to develop a very simple application, ...

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