Remember the blog, How to create a visual DocBook editor in 10 minutes and how it described how to create a Docbook editor with the Visual page editor in JBoss Tools ?
It turns out Ronald van Kuijk picked it up and created a visual editor for XForms. He introduced his attempt on our forums yesterday, and in the evening he was fully running and did a blog showing of the features including screenshots.
Here are two of them (click for full size):
XForms as it looks by default without the plugin:
XForms as it looks with the plugin enabled:
You can download the experimental plugin here.
Since Ronald were so much on fire I instantly offered him to host the sourcecode for him at JBoss tools SVN .
That is what I like about open development, from idea to execution within less than 24-hours.