Volume 4M, X Toolkit Intinsics Reference Manual Motif Edition

Adrian Nye, Tim O'Reilly

  • 出版商: O'Reilly Media
  • 出版日期: 1992-08-12
  • 售價: $1,328
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$1,262
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 712
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 1565920139
  • ISBN-13: 9781565920132




Volume 4 is a complete guide to programming with the X Toolkit Intrinsics, the library of C language routines that facilitates the design of user interfaces with reusable components called widgets. It provides concepts and examples that show how to use the various X Toolkit routines. The first few chapters are devoted to using widgets; the remainder of the book covers the more complex task of writing new widgets.

Uses the Motif 1.2 widget set in examples and covers X11 Release 5.

Volume 4 includes:

  • Introduction to the X Window System.

  • Building applications with widgets.

  • Constructing a bitmap editor with widgets.

  • An overview of each widget in the widget set.

  • Basic widget methods./li>
  • Events, translations, and accelerators.

  • Event handlers, timeouts, and work procedures.

  • Resource management and type conversion.

  • Selections and window manager interaction.

  • Geometry management.

  • Menus, gadgets, and cascaded pop-ups.

  • Miscellaneous techniques.

  • Comparison of Athena, OSF/Motif, and AT&T OPEN LOOK widgets.

This book is designed to be used with Volume 5, X Toolkit Intrinsics Reference Manual, which provides reference pages for each of the Xt functions, the widget classes defined by Xt, and the Athena widget set.