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Re: No more Motif??

From: Mayuresh Kathe <mayuresh@vsnl.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Aug 2004 21:16:15 +0530 (IST)
To: Stephane Gully <stephane.gully@inrialpes.fr>
cc: www-amaya-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.60.0408162114490.394@mayuresh>


On Mon, 16 Aug 2004, Stephane Gully wrote:

>> I just found out that you are about to scrap Motif support in the upcoming 
>> version.
>> Is it true?
>
> Yes, motif has been removed.
> GTK is the sucessor.
> And we are working on a new user interface based on wxWidgets which is 
> cross-plateforme (windows, linux, and macosx).

Why O why, why did thee do that??

Motif is more stable and most Unices other than Linux and MacOS have GUIs 
built using Motif as the base.

We are at a major loss...

Can something be done to reverse that removal?

Cheers,

~Mayuresh
Received on Monday, 16 August 2004 15:37:19 UTC

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