Object-Oriented Programming with the X Window System Toolkits

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Wiley, Apr 23, 1991 - Computers - 576 pages
This book describes the X Window System, a recent and important software development. Though the norm for PC's is still proprietary window systems, X provides an ``open'' window system that can support a variety of window managers, toolkits and interface builders. This is particularly true for the UNIX-based workstation community, although X is not tied to any particular hardware or software system. The author describes various sophisticated techniques with which the reader can implement graphical user interfaces (GUI's), without imposing user-interface styles, thus making available a generic window support system.

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Contents

Introduction
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Objectoriented Programming and the X Window System
9
Overview of Xlib Programming
27
Copyright

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Smith is the executive vice president of Tompkins Associates, Inc. He is a frequent speaker on planning and managing warehouse operations.

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