The eclipse two-tier database interface

  • John Cartmell
  • Albert Alderson
V — The Internal Of Environments: The Guts
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 289)


The two-tier database is a part of the kernel of the Eclipse project support environment. This paper describes the tiers of data and the interface to the database used by the Eclipse tools.


support environment kernel tool interface 


IPSE PCTE Two-Tier Database 

L'Interface de Base de Données à deux Niveaux dans la projet Eclipse


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Authors and Affiliations

  • John Cartmell
    • 1
  • Albert Alderson
    • 1
  1. 1.Software Sciences Ltd.London and Manchester House, Park GreenMacclesfieldEngland

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