Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Event Broker Spy plug-in

As we had a look at the Event Broker just recently, I was wondering which types of events were published at all. So I wrote a little plug-in to keep track of them:

Hover over an event to see the event properties (as far as .toString() handles them).

By default it subscribes to all events, but you may narrow it down by providing a Filter string.

Try it out for yourself and grab it from my update site:


  1. Cool example. FYI - The e4 tools now have also a tool for tracking the Eclipse events.