Problems with Swing on Kaffe

Peter C.Mehlitz peter at
Thu Jul 16 10:42:22 PDT 1998

On Thu, 16 Jul 1998, John A. Kassebaum wrote:
>I compiled a class using the swing 1.0.2 libaries.  When I run it, and
>when I run Sun's swing demos, I get the following error:
>    java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: java/awt/peer/LightweightPeer
>Any ideas?

Indeed.. we don't have peers (there is no need for them - everything except of
Windows are "lightweights"). But - since this is a internal implementation thing
- I wonder how it is referenced by swing. Anyway, swing compatibility is on our
list and we will look into this (in hope that there are no other java.awt
implementation internals used by swing)


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