ANNOUNCE ex11 release two
Thu Jan 22 13:16:36 CET 2004
Ex11 release two is now available:
Bombproof connection to server (I hope)
New widget library
New powerful widgets
New keyboard driver
More X11 primitive
Systematic way of programming widgets
The standard widget library has
swButton - a 3-D button.
swDragBox - a draggable, makes a blob which can be dragged round
swEntry - a editable text entry.
swFlashButton - a "flash" button, not 3D used in pop up menus etc.
swLabel - text widget widget.
swProgressBar - progress bar.
swRectangle - a colored rectangle. Can be used as a container frame.
swScrollbar - a scrollbar.
swText - text display widget.
swTopLevel - top level window.
These can be combined in various create ways to make many fun things.
I the examples collection you can find how to program:
* Master menu
* Button and label
* Entries 1
* Entries 2
* Progress bar
* Text display 1
* Text display 2
* A shell
* Layout control
* Draggable frames
* Draggable objects
* Pop up menus - flash buttons
* Color picker
Start by reading the documentation and look at the screen shots -
you can find these by following the link from the home page of the
PS Volunteers are now need to write more widgets (radio buttons,
check buttons, combo boxes, scrollable list boxes etc.) - these are
all pretty easy to write (just follow the examples) and send me the
code, which I will include in the distribution.
More information about the erlang-questions