Motif Programming: The Essentials... and More

Motif Programming: The Essentials... and More

by Marshall Brain
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Elsevier Science & Technology Books

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Motif Programming: The Essentials... and More

A quick and thorough introduction to Motif programming.

Here is a straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to Motif application development, covering both basic and advanced features of graphical user interfaces as implemented under Motif. Even though you may have little or no experience with X or other window programming environments, this useful guide will ease you into Motif programming smoothly and quickly. Using simple examples and explanations, it shows you how to design and build graphical applications with Motif in a reasonable amount of time. By the end of the book, you'll be familiar with all of the Motif widgets as well as the process of application design in Motif, the basic capabilities of the X and Xt layers, and the X drawing model.

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ISBN-13: 9781555580896
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date: 02/28/1992
Series: HP Technologies
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 601
Product dimensions: 7.03(w) x 9.24(h) x 1.14(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; Analyzing a Motif Program; Resources; Callbacks; Manager Widgets; Menus; Dialogs; Tic-Tac-Toe Application; The mkill Application; The Text Widget; Other Motif Widgets; Resource Options; Customized Dialog Boxes; Motif Internals; The X Layer; Drawing; Conclusion; Appendixes

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