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From Enrico Migliore <enrico.migli...@fatti.com>
Subject Re: [port library] windows manager
Date Fri, 07 Apr 2006 09:08:59 GMT
Hi Tim,

>Enrico Migliore wrote:
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>>does the MSVC port library support the windowing system of Windows?
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>No (but I can recommend SWT as a cross-platform windowing model ;-) )
>
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the consequence of that is that, at the moment, the Harmony Class 
Library can only support console based applications, right?

I don't get exactly how and in which terms we can use the SWT 
(cross-platform GUI develiped by IBM)....

Does instead, the port library for UNIX support any windows manager?

>>And yet, what happened to the proposal of using the Apache Portable
>>Runtime as an interface to the native layer?
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>I believe it remains a proposal.  Artem Aliev did some work on using APR
>as a portability layer (by coding the Harmony portlib to APR) in late
>February, and reported his findings to the list[1].  AFAIK nobody has
>continued this work.
>
>[1]
>http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/incubator-harmony-dev/200602.mbox/%3c187bb05d0602221037i50d755bdrbb30f95fcfc718ab@mail.gmail.com%3e
>
>Regards,
>Tim
>  
>
I see....

ciao,
 Enrico

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