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swtIbmWrapper (Not found in java.library.path)
When I'm doing proff-of-concept code for SWT based plugins for Notes I often times simply use a popup Shell constructed from Eclipse. This is much easier and faster than using a full Notes launch for this kind of stuff. After moving to IBM Notes 9 I had ...
23-Jan-2013
09:31:13
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Developing an Eclipse plug-in from start to finish
Ryan Baxter from IBM who I had the honor of co-presenting with at Lotusphere just published a new article on the appdev wiki titled Developing an Eclipse plug-in from start to finish. The article takes you step-by-step through building a nice plugin and ...
01-Apr-2011
09:27:36
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Why all the talk about recycle() - how about dispose()?
Let me start by saying that I agree that recycle() could and should be handled by the API and there are numerous ways around it. I however also think that the majority of Notes developers out there will never have the need to call recycle() in their Java ...
20-Nov-2010
19:46:02
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Google saves the day for Notes plugin developers
Alan Cooke (member of the Redbooks team) just pinged me on Sametime and pointed me to a greate piece of news. As you might remember Google acquired Instantiations a while back. Instantiations developed a couple of developer tools for GUI building, code ...
17-Sep-2010
12:29:36
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Detecting if a sideshelf view is detached
Found this great tip on how to detect if a view was detached from the parent windows that is if a sidebar plugin was opened standalone. I'm thinking that this could be very useful and used in a variery of ways to allow further functionality in a sidebar ...
06-Jul-2010
13:19:22
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How Eclipse improvements are important to Lotus Notes 8
Eclipse 3.6 (also called Helios) was just released the other day and with a new release of Eclipse comes a new release of SWT (the underlying widget framework). Among the many release notes you'll find "Eclipse 3.6 SWT News and Noteworthy" outlining core ...
25-Jun-2010
15:07:24
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Test my SWT interface!! Yes Master...
Just found an incubator project at Eclipse.org called SWTBot which is an extension to test UIs written in SWT. I will need to look into that.
16-May-2010
19:16:37
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SWT Widget Style Bits
In the Eclipsepedia there is a complete list of all built in widgets and which style bits they take. Enough said!! :-) SWT Widget Style Bits!
06-Mar-2009
14:40:07
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How dynamic are your Notes sidebar plugins?
If you thought that the MyWidgets sidebar plug-in is doing some kind of dark magic to dynamically add sidebar plug-ins then think again. The purpose of my latest exploration into the World of Eclipse was to find out how I could do the same stuff. It ...
27-Feb-2009
12:04:57
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Drag'n'drop in SWT components
Those who went to my Lotusphere session already know this but doing drag'n'drop in SWT is actually quite easy. All you need to do is define a drag source and/or a drop target. The former is only required if a control in users should be able to drag data ...
19-Feb-2009
10:24:53
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SWT visual designer
Up to now I have been doing all my Notes 8.5 sidebar UI development manually and coding the UI by hand which is and has been fine. Now getting a WYSIWYG editor is becoming increasingly important both for quick development, demos and for education ...
07-Feb-2009
16:03:06
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Setting table row height in SWT
So it appears you can actually set the row height of a SWT table despite me previously saying you couldn't. The caveat is that it cannot be set on a per row basis. Row height is set using a Listener for SWT.MeasureItem and then setting the height ...
27-Mar-2008
08:02:00
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SWT @ Notes 8: Notes 8 design guidelines
This is the first post of what I plan to make a returning series of posts on using the SWT widget library in Notes 8 that is writing plug-ins, sidebar applications etc. I will als include posts on Java issues you need to consider. It's always good to do ...
19-Jan-2008
04:54:00
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SWT for Cocoa
More at eclipse.org/swt
28-Nov-2007
14:43:00
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Eclipse 3.2 SWT Examples
Eclipse 3.2 SWT Examples
20-Nov-2007
10:22:02
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Adding Help Support to a Rich Client Platform (RCP) Application
Eclipse article: Adding Help Support to a Rich Client Platform (RCP) Application
13-Nov-2007
08:17:00
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What's up with the "me too" articles on developerWorks?
After reading the last installment in an article series on Notes 8 development on developerWorks I have to wonder how many articles they (developerWorks) need to publish on creating simple plug-ins, building features and publishing them using an update ...
06-Aug-2007
07:14:59
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Simple SWT File Drag'n'Drop example
Drag'n'drop example in SWT (the Eclipse GUI framework used by Sametime 7.5 and Hannover) by Allan Williamson: Simple SWT File Drag'n'Drop example
18-Oct-2006
07:48:49