[kaffe] Classpath AWT progress.

Thomas Fitzsimmons fitzsim at redhat.com
Thu Dec 4 14:00:03 PST 2003

On Thu, 2003-12-04 at 13:42, James Simmons wrote:
>    Just wanted to give up a update at where I am on the port. I have all 
> the skeleton classes avalable for a xlib peer. No functionality. I attempted 
> to make a XFramePeer class but the under lying structue was missing. The 
> under lying structures are GraphicsEnvironment, GraphicsDevice and friends. 
> The current classpath implementation is not done so I have started to work on 
> a full working implementation of these classes. 
>    I modified GraphicsEnvironment.java in java.awt to actually work 
> somewhat. Then I created a ClasspathGraphicsEnvironment.java to handle all 
> the different types of GraphicsDevices. I created a XGraphicsDevice class.
> In the java specs there is one GraphicsDevice for each screen. At present 
> the code is incomplete. If you want I can attach the code I currently have 
> and if any one wants to play with it be my guest.

Wow, great to hear that someone is tackling this section of the API! 
Can you post a patch to the Classpath list?  A lot of AWT/Swing
discussions take place there, so you'll probably get some feedback on
the approach you're taking.


More information about the kaffe mailing list