Our first tool in the "Design By Patterns" series. Pattern Book features make it an ideal learning tool.
The HTML plug-in privides a contextual display of pattern documentation on CD prduced by major Design Patter book publishers including; Gang-of-Four Design Pattern CD and Pattern in Java by Mark Grand, as well as simple UML representation.
Common implementation trade-offs associated with particular Design Patterns are presented as choices which will automatically adjust template code
Cross Reference Tools
Examine the relationships between any number of class implementations that make up one or more Design
View the structural relationships webween the participants (or classes) within a Design Pattern.
Abstract Syntax Tree
The Abstract Syntax Tree (AST) panel describes the breakdown of the Design Pattern implementation vclasses as Java Language Statements and Expressions in easy to read Class, Interface, Method, Expression and Statement trees.