digitalmars.D - Re: GUI strategy?
- Jay Norwood <jayn io.com> Sep 30 2007
I've developed with swt on an eclipse project at work, and am glad to see that one already ported. Another I used previously for Solaris was the fox tools, which I'm surprised no one has ported yet. http://www.fox-toolkit.org/fox.html Another guy has done several years of work on extension to the fox tools, creatigg a more extensive cross-platform framework. I'm amazied at the amount of work he's put into it. It might make a good candidate for a port. http://www.nedprod.com/TnFOX/In the world outside of D, there are those big ones: - .NET/Mono - Eclipse RCP, Netbeans - QT - ...? They all are not only a GUI, say a collection of basic controls. They are complete frameworks. They offer complete Dialogs, separation of data and presentation (MFC/data binding), persistance, update mechnisms, docking systems, extension mechanisms, tools, IDE support, commercial support, ...
Sep 30 2007