[kaffe] Classpath AWT progress.
jsimmons at infradead.org
Thu Dec 4 16:18:01 PST 2003
On Thu, 4 Dec 2003, Thomas Fitzsimmons wrote:
> 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.
Give me a few days to get a patch going. At present I'm working on code
that hits two targets, X windows and the linux framebuffer console. I want
to get a system going that runs on X windows and the framebuffer console
at the same time!!!
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