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New and Noteworthy in Javascript tooling for Orion 12.0

As noted in our Orion 12.0 announcement, a tonne of work has gone into this release of Orion.  Over 350 Bugzilla reports were fixed.  Here are some of the many things we have been working on for the JavaScript language … Continue reading






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What is new and awesome in Orion 11.0

With Orion 11.0 officially released, it is time again to share with you the new & noteworthy items developed during this release.  Unlike previous announcements we will be posting more in-depth articles about the new functionality and how to use … Continue reading






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Announcing Orion 11

We are pleased to announce the eleventh release of Orion, “Your IDE in the Cloud”. You can run it now on OrionHub or download the server to run your own instance. Once again, thanks to all committers and contributors for your hard work. … Continue reading






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New Graphical Git Log on Orion Git Page

Orion now supports a graphical view of commit history, similar to the git log –graph command on the Git command line. On the Orion Git page, you will notice this small icon has been added into the header of the … Continue reading






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New Support for GitHub Pull Requests in Orion

Orion now supports viewing and working with GitHub pull requests. Once a repository is cloned from a GitHub project, the associated pull requests can be viewed from the references dropdown menu under the expandable pull requests section. Once the pull request … Continue reading






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Language Tooling in 10.0 – Moving at the furious pace of web development

The 10.0 release of Orion is now out in the wild.  A ton of work has gone into language tools since the last official release, but I hope you haven’t been waiting over 4 months to check it out.  This … Continue reading






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Announcing Orion 10.0

The tenth release of Orion was made available this week. You can check it out now on OrionHub, or download the server to run your own instance. In numbers, this release contains 255 fixes and enhancements, in 650 commits, by … Continue reading






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Git Submodule Support

The upcoming Orion 10 release includes support for Git submodules, providing features very similar to the ones offered in the Git command line. Git command line logic was used with the JGit plugin to integrate the features outlined below. Adding … Continue reading






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Announcing Orion 9.0

With the continuous delivery model of the Orion cloud IDE you may have already tried many of the awesome new features in the latest release.  The official release of Orion 9.0 provides an excellent time to review and promote what … Continue reading






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Orion’s new look, and split editor

Designing a web based development tool has turned out to be a truly interesting and challenging job. Developers, it turns out, are strongly opinionated about the capabilities and behaviour of their tools, and want familiar controls at their fingertips. It’s fascinating for … Continue reading






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