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"SWT: The Standard Widget Toolkit, Volume 1, "will show you how to: Get SWT, install it, and invoke it from your programs.Understand widgets--the building blocks of GUI--and how they interact with users and compose a GUI.Use graphics routines to configure the appearance of native widgets and draw application-specific graphics.Apply best practices from real-world uses of SWT.Appreciate what makes a quality SWT program.
In this book--the first definitive guide to SWT--two of the technology's lead designers and implementers show you how to break the task of building a GUI-based application into components. They then show how these components are modeled in SWT and provide a series of graded examples. The result is a guided tour of the essential aspects of this exciting toolkit, ranging from mouse and keyboard handling to user-interface controls for native operating systems.
If you want to build modern GUI-based application, "SWT: The Standard Widget Toolkit, Volume 1," will prove an invaluable guide and reference.