Laurent Redor is the Delivery Manager of Obeo. He also contributes to Sirius and associated products.

How to define your own ELK layout and use it in Sirius Desktop?

For a while now, Sirius has integrated ELK (Eclipse Layout Kernel)  to make it easier to define your own custom diagram layouts.  ELK provides  several layout styles  that can be used directly . But it can also be useful to develop your own layout algorithm to address your specific needs. As a reminder, ELK provides two things: a collection of layout algorithms, and an infrastructure that bridges ...

A small glimpse of EclipseCon EU (2/4): Organize your actions in diagram's contextual menus

Sirius 6.1 should be released (along with a corresponding Obeo Designer CE ) right before EclipseCon Europe 2018 . This version is mostly about stabilisation of previous work with some nice new features as an extra bonus! We couldn't resist in sharing what's new before ECon EU. Discover them in this series of posts (see also part 1  and part 3 ), and come see us at EclipseCon to learn about the pr...