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Old 11-12-2005, 05:33 AM   #1
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Project on LInux + Java


Could you be so kind to suggest me any project on Linux platform and having its GUI on Java
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Do you mean something like Freemind?
Old 11-13-2005, 01:07 PM   #3
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Project to be made with linux

The project on linux which possess all the functionalities of Linux but in a user friendly manner.

This is to be made in an interactive environment by use of Java.

Could you suggest any project of this kind?
Old 11-13-2005, 01:38 PM   #4
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You mean they aren't user friendly now?

Seriously, this is an extremely broad and vague specification. As a start you might want to look at some of the GUI admin tools the Red Hat has or YaST on SuSE. There's also Webmin for remote GUI administration. I'm not sure what languages those all are written in, though.
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I can't believe anyone would seriously want to take a beautifully elegant system like Linux and cripple it with Java. It takes all sorts, I suppose <shakes head in disbelief and despair>.
Old 11-13-2005, 02:39 PM   #6
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You can try looking for command line tools or configuration you find useful and create a gui/front-end for it. Look for something you need and could do yourself and then see if it can interest someone else.

Examples :
* A sophisticated gui to configure fluxbox for novice fluxbox users, a very user friendly tool :-).
* A gui for a command line antivirus in java(and maybe jni, to call C/C++ libraries from java)
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Two threads merged, as both had replies.
Old 11-22-2005, 01:08 AM   #8
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C,C++ libraries


I am new in Linux environment.

I want to know abt the libraries .

Where i get the information of all libraries ................?



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