StarLight is the name for Compose* for the Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 and later. StarLight is integrated with VisualStudio 2005 and MSBuild. It includes support for .NET languages C#, VisualJ# and VisualBasic.NET.

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Compose*/Java for Eclipse

Compose*/Java for Eclipse provides an implementation of Compose* to be used with the Java programming language. This release is integrated with the Eclipse development platform.


  • Eclipse 3.4/Ganymede with JDT (compatible with 3.5/Galileo)
  • Java JRE 5.0 or higher


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Compose* for .NET 1.1

This Compose* release is for the Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 and VisualStudio.NET 2003. It does not work with later versions of the .NET Framework. This port of Compose* is no longer supported, and therefore will not see new releases. It is adviced to use the StarLight releases.

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