SearchOpenSource: Eclipse Director: Open Source Development Bests Proprietary
Sep 13, 2006, 03:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"SearchOpenSource.com: The modular design of Eclipse is
popular amongst developers, and recently you were quoted as being
proud of the design's success. However, with the number of plug-ins
available today via Eclipse, is there a danger for IT managers of
"Michael Milinkovich: Absolutely. But I would
characterize [it] differently. I don't think there is any such
thing as too many plug-ins. You do want to create a very large
ecosystem of components and open source projects and build
components that fit within [the] Eclipse platform..."