Author Archives: John Arthorne

Orion 5.0 – New and Noteworthy

Orion 5.0 is now available! Check it out now on OrionHub, or download your own server. An updated JavaScript implementation of the Orion server is also available from npmjs.org. The following are some of the notable new features and changes … Continue reading

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Orion 5.0 M1 – New and Noteworthy

Just in time for the holidays, a new Orion milestone is available! This milestone has crammed in a whole lot of developer tooling improvements, and enhancements to several aspects of the user interface. There is also a ton of work … Continue reading

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Orion 4.0 M2 – New and Noteworthy

It’s been a busy summer for the Orion project. Since our 3.0 release at the end of June, the team has been busy on enhancements to the Orion editor, JavaScript tools, and some major long term efforts we’re not quite … Continue reading

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Orion 3.0 Released

This week the Orion project released version 3.0 as part of the Eclipse Kepler simultaneous release. Check it out now on OrionHub, or download your own copy of the server. The server is available in WAR format for the first … Continue reading

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Orion 3.0 M2 – New and Noteworthy

It has been a busy milestone for the Orion project. The user interface had another major overhaul, and there were several tooling enhancements such as editor auto save and a new search page. There are also clear signs in this … Continue reading

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Orion 3.0 M1 – New and Noteworthy

This week the Orion project released its latest milestone, 3.0 M1. Check it out now on OrionHub, or download your own server. Find out below what the Orion development team has been up to. EclipseCon experience The Orion team had … Continue reading

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Orion 2.0 M2 – New and Noteworthy

This Orion milestone saw some major structural changes under the covers of Orion. The Orion browser client had a major refactoring to make it easier to consume Orion components, and the new server based on Node.js made great progress. Some … Continue reading

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Orion 2.0 M1 – New and Noteworthy

Two major themes of the Orion 2.0 release are improved import/deployment and node.js support. These are large scale efforts and their benefits will mostly come in future builds. In the meantime, here are some goodies in the 2.0 M1 milestone … Continue reading

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Editing eclipse.org Web Sites with OrionHub

This post is for fellow Eclipse committers who have recently migrated their Eclipse project web sites to Git. With your web site stored in Git, you can now use Orion to maintain your web site directly from your browser without … Continue reading

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Orion 1.0 RC2 – New and Noteworthy

While the main focus during our release candidate period is bug fixing and documentation, a few new features snuck in over the last two weeks that are worth mentioning. These updates are already available on OrionHub, or for download. Persona … Continue reading

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