[kaffe] CVS kaffe (jserv): Update Qt AWT backend and gcjwebplugin information.
cvs-commits at kaffe.org
Fri Jul 9 19:52:37 PDT 2004
Date: 2004/07/10 02:48:04
Update Qt AWT backend and gcjwebplugin information.
diff -u kaffe/ChangeLog:1.2488 kaffe/ChangeLog:1.2489
--- kaffe/ChangeLog:1.2488 Sat Jul 10 01:58:26 2004
+++ kaffe/ChangeLog Sat Jul 10 02:48:04 2004
@@ -1,5 +1,13 @@
2004-07-10 Jim Huang <jserv at kaffe.org>
+ * FAQ/FAQ.awt:
+ Update some information about Qt AWT backend.
+ * WHATSNEW:
+ Add new entry for gcjwebplugin
+2004-07-10 Jim Huang <jserv at kaffe.org>
diff -u kaffe/WHATSNEW:1.33 kaffe/WHATSNEW:1.34
--- kaffe/WHATSNEW:1.33 Wed Jul 7 08:46:39 2004
+++ kaffe/WHATSNEW Sat Jul 10 02:48:04 2004
@@ -14,6 +14,8 @@
* Verifier moved to its own directory.
* JNI upgrades to 1.2
* KJC fixes.
+* Added GNU EmbbededWindow extension from GNU Classpath.
+ * gcjwebplugin is known to work with the extension.
What's New in Kaffe 1.1.3
diff -u kaffe/FAQ/FAQ.awt:1.8 kaffe/FAQ/FAQ.awt:1.9
--- kaffe/FAQ/FAQ.awt:1.8 Wed Jun 4 09:45:45 2003
+++ kaffe/FAQ/FAQ.awt Sat Jul 10 02:48:03 2004
@@ -53,8 +53,8 @@
a Qt based AWT backend. It uses Trolltech's cross-platform graphical
- library. It works with Qt 3 and Qt 2, embedded or x11 version. It
- should also work with Qtopia.
+ library. It works with Qt 3 and Qt 2, Qt/Embedded or Qt/X11 version.
+ It should also work with Qtopia.
It may work with other versions of Qt 3 or Qt 2 (Win32, OS X), but
it has not been tested in such configurations. If you can test it in
@@ -76,7 +76,7 @@
You also have to make sure the moc compiler is in your $PATH. It can
usually be found in the bin directory of your Qt installation. If
you can not find it, you need to install the developer version of the
- Qt libraries. How to do that is system dependant, on Linux you may
+ Qt libraries. How to do that is system dependent, on Linux you may
have to get a libqt3-developer package for your distribution, or
compile Qt from scratch.
@@ -86,7 +86,7 @@
Linux, that means you may have to add the lib directory to
- The Qt based AWT backend has been written by Murphy Chen and Ken-Hao
+ The initial Qt based AWT backend was written by Murphy Chen and Ken-Hao
Liu from Dialogue Technologies, Inc.
More information on Qt is available from http://www.trolltech.com.
@@ -140,7 +140,15 @@
found by the linker. Putting QTDIR/lib in LD_LIBRARY_PATH might
- * Qt-embedded AWT doesn't work in console
+ * Qt AWT backend can't show GIF images
+ Currently, Qt AWT backend handles all images routines via Qt
+ toolkit, and this behavior is totolly different to X AWT backend.
+ The GIF support is disabled by Qt's default configuration, and
+ you need to reconfigure to enable the feature if you would like
+ to let Qt AWT backend support it.
+ * Qt/Embedded AWT doesn't work in console
You need to redirect the stdout and stderr streams so that they
don't interfere with the framebuffer. The Qt based AWT
@@ -219,5 +227,5 @@
fastest AWT implementation would use the native toolkit.
Or go the other way around, and write an AWT implementation for a
- cross platform graphical toolkit, like wxWindows, or SDL, bringing
+ cross platform graphical toolkit, like wxWidgets, or SDL, bringing
AWT to platforms where no Qt or X11 are available.
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