[lsb-discuss] Desktop APIs

Robert Schweikert Robert.Schweikert at abaqus.com
Wed Aug 2 12:41:40 PDT 2006

On Wed, 2006-08-02 at 12:21 -0700, Wichmann, Mats D wrote:
> >Although GNOME and Qt are part of the LSB other toolkits are viable
> >options for applications. LSB compliance can still be achieved when the
> >toolkit itself is shipped with the application. For better integration
> >in such cases it would be nice if there were an API which allows the
> >retrieval of some basic look and feel parameters such as background
> >color and default font. This would allow an application using a
> >different tool kit to blend in better.
> >
> >This might be a Portland Group issue and then become part of the LSB
> >once the Portland Group project API is stable and ready for inclusion.
> Can we send that request over there for a reaction?

Sure. I am not a member of their list.

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