Here I summarize the design patterns used in Eclipse platform. Understanding design patterns used in Eclipse is the key for understanding Eclipse platform.
Eclipse architecture has a clear layered structure. Each layer is independent to each other but interactive with each other. To better understand a framework, it is a good idea to start from a general view of the design patterns idea behind.
This is only a summary, design patterns used in each layer are illustrated.
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