Re: Motif is on top of Xt
Tony Johansson wrote:[color=blue]
> I'm reading in a document about Graphical User Interface Programming and
> here they say the following. For example, there are Motif look-and-feel
> widget on top of the Xt, InterViews and Amulet intrinsics. Although they
> look and operate the same(so would be indistinguishable to the end user),
> they are implemented quite differently, and have completely different
> procedural interfaces for the programmer.
> Here is one thing that sound strange to me and that is if you use Motif on
> top of Xt or InterView the procedural interface should not be different as I
As you wrote yourself, the *look and feel* is Motif. Part of the API is
dictated by the underlying intrinsics. But you're right, the widgets
should not be called Motif if the API is not Xt. At best, Motif-like.
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