Orion, the Eclipse Foundation effort to build a browser based IDE, released its next milestone edition called Orion 0.4 M1, which includes improvements such as a HTML syntax validation, CodeMirror syntax highlighting, CodeMirror mixed mode syntax highlighting, CodeMirror dynamic syntax validation, a new content type service, default text editor, and lastly an HTML outliner plug-in.
Orion 0.4 M1 Released
2011-12-14 General Development 3 Comments
Interesting project, but I can’t really see the point of running your IDE in your web browser.
I will admit that there are occasions when I’ve edited live code directly via vi (as much as I know I shouldn’t), however that is as close to running my IDE in the cloud as I want to get.