Saturday, July 5, 2014

JLV v.1.3.3 has been released

Update site:

Or Eclipse Marketplace:

Release notes:
  • fixed problems with hanging on Windows OS
  • fixed null pointer exceptions related to loading and releasing resources
  • server part was improved
  • a new resource manager was provided

    The main project's page:

    Saturday, June 14, 2014

    java.lang.IllegalArgumentException while importing guava sources into Eclipse

    Today I encountered a problem with importing guava sources into Eclipse.

    Steps to reproduce:

    0. Checkout guava sources
    1. Import project into Eclipse as "Existing Maven Projects"


    Thursday, January 2, 2014

    TableViewer.refresh(true, false) behaves as TableViewer.refresh(true, true)

    The problem I met is that refresh(true, false) method of org.eclipse.jface.viewers.TableViewer class behaves as refresh(true, true) on Linux platforms.

    I found an opened bug for this case: but the current SWT 4.3 stable version doesn't contain the fix.

    To overcome this problem temporary (until SWT 4.4 is released) I used "SWT.MULTI" style bit during TableViewer creation.

    I played with different styles, but it is the only way to avoid the problem. "SWT.NONE" didn't help as well because of the logic inside org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Tablet constructor which overwrites "style" parameter:

    Wednesday, July 24, 2013

    Eclipse 4.3: No schema found for the extension point


    No schema found for the extension point. The warning occurred in "Extensions" tab of plugin.xml file. Look at the following screenshot:

    Wednesday, July 17, 2013

    Eclipse: Internal browser is not available: No more handles [Unknown Mozilla path (MOZILLA_FIVE_HOME not set)]

    PROBLEM: I've got the following error message when was configuring Eclipse after installing a new Fedora 19:

    Unhandled event loop exception
    org.eclipse.swt.SWTError: No more handles [Unknown Mozilla path (MOZILLA_FIVE_HOME not set)]
    at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(
    at org.eclipse.swt.browser.Mozilla.initMozilla(
    at org.eclipse.swt.browser.Mozilla.create(
    at org.eclipse.swt.browser.Browser.<init>(

    SOLUTION: The solution was just install missed lib and restart Eclipse:

    1. $ sudo yum install libwebkitgtk*
    2. Restart Eclipse

    Saturday, July 13, 2013

    Fedora 19 (64-bit) - Installation notes

    1. Install Chrome

    $ sudo nano /etc/yum.repos.d/google-chrome.repo

    name=google-chrome - 64-bit

    $ sudo yum install google-chrome-stable

    2. Install gnome-tweeak-tool and customize it

    $ sudo yum install gnome-tweak-tool

    To run it, press Alt+F2 and type in 'gnome-tweak-tool'. Simple selecting the options performs the changes.

    3. Add "Open Terminal" to Gnome Context Menu

    $ sudo yum install nautilus-open-terminal

    4. Install rpmFusion reposetory

    $ sudo yum localinstall --nogpgcheck