Eclipse Aims for Smaller, Faster, Simpler

“A major overhaul of the Eclipse code base may be a long time
off, but it’s on the minds of some of the leaders of the
open-source tools platform.

“During a panel discussion at the EclipseWorld 2007 conference
here Nov. 6, some of those leaders–including Mike Milinkovich,
executive director of the Eclipse Foundation–spoke hypothetically
of an Eclipse 4.0 that would be a significant improvement over the
current platform…”