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From java programmer <java.programme...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Apache Pivot and Swing Development
Date Wed, 19 May 2010 12:39:20 GMT
Dear Greg,

The tutorials are describing each and every feature.

Do you recommend to go them one by one. Completely through every component
to see how is it working?
It would be more like a cover to cover read. Do you recommend this way?

Best Regards,

On Wed, May 19, 2010 at 4:09 PM, Greg Brown <gkbrown@mac.com> wrote:

> Hi Prithvi,
> While Pivot and Swing share a number of common concepts, knowledge of Swing
> is definitely not a prerequisite for learning Pivot.
> The best way to learn about Pivot is to read the tutorial. I would suggest
> starting with the Pivot 1.5 version, which you can build by running the Ant
> "deploy" target. This will build the platform JARs as well as two WAR files:
> pivot-demos.war and pivot-tutorials.war. You can then deploy these to a
> local web server. The tutorials explain how to use most Pivot features. You
> may also find the source code for the demos useful.
> Hope this helps,
> Greg
> On May 19, 2010, at 4:03 AM, java programmer wrote:
> > Dear All,
> >
> > As i am looking into PIVOT, i am feeling that, one should be aware of how
> Swing works.
> > I am totally blank in SWING development. Can i still pick up on PIVOT?
> >
> > What will be the best way or steps to learn it. I know that's a dumb
> question, but thats how
> > it is. :)
> >
> > Best Regards,
> > Prithvi

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