[kaffe] GNU classpath and AWT
jsimmons at infradead.org
Fri Aug 15 15:08:02 PDT 2003
> > I have been looking into it. Note the classpath stuff is very different
> > from the current kaffe AWT implementation. It would break the current AWT
> > support. So I have to port the current stuff to the Classpath format. This
> > will take some time.
> i think porting kaffe's current implementation to the classpath
> format as you've called it will basically involve creating a set
> of lightweight peers in some kaffe.awt.whatever package and move
> all the drawing from the widgets in java.awt into the different
> peers afterwards? And if so, how would this break the current
> AWT support? It will be totally different, yes, but we wouldn't
> loose any of the supported backends, would we?
True. I have started work on the X window lightweight peers. I shoudl
finish it in about a week.
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