JFace-DFace Hi Shawn

BLS lietz at wanadoo.fr
Sun Mar 19 09:02:17 PST 2006

Okay, I still have to check some preliminaries.
Where should I  place further questions?   Here or within  the DForge DWT
forum ?

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> I have viewed the JFace source code before. Besides SWT, it partially
> depends on org.eclipse.core.commands package. I asked Kris for a j2d
> converter to do a pre-translation. It will save a lot of work but many
> manually porting is still required. And some classes in JRE packages needs
> to be implemented in D. I didn't go any further so far.
> Currently I still focus on an update of DWT. This version will be
> with SWT 3.2 M5. It may take a long time because there are lots of changes
> between SWT 3.02 and 3.2 and because lack of spare time.
> Anybody interested in porting JFace to D is welcome. The attempts will be
> very important and helpful. One can ask Kris for a j2d converter if
> is interested.
> "BLS" <lietz at wanadoo.fr> says:dve3aq$q52$1 at digitaldaemon.com...
> >I just have a look at the Eclipse JFace docs and it seems! that porting
> > straightforward. It also seems that there exists no dependecies to the
> > Eclipse platform. So I can imagine to start porting Jface to DFace (I
> > guess
> > we will choose this name) But before I waste time I would like to know :
> > 1) Anybody out there who allready give it a try ?
> > 2) What about general pitfalls ? (I mean common mistakes one will make
> > when
> > porting Java to D. I think the DWT folks should have some experience
> > 3) What Tools are in  use ?
> >
> > Bjoern Lietz-Spendig
> >
> > Regarding 2) : Thanks to Walter a lot of "from C to D docs" are
> > .
> > Any hints regarding  "from Java to D  docs" ?
> >
> >
> >
> >

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