In this chapter we document some of the libraries from the
library. The libraries described here are only the commonly used ones.
For more information check the file
Overview in the library
directory and the source-code of the library.
- Asking a filename This
library defines the object @finder,
instance of finder. The finder allows for asking filenames.
- Show help-balloon The
library(help_message) registers balloon-text with
- Dialog utilities
Toolbars and reporting facilities. Includes example code for an
- Table-of-content like
hierarchies This library extends class tree,
displaying a modern-style hierarchy inside a window. This library is
used for displaying the VisualHierachy and ClassHierarchy tools of the XPCE
manual toolkit. See chapter 3.
- Tabular layout
Primitives for dealing with tables.
- Plotting graphs and
barcharts This section describes a number of libraries providing
primitives for drawing graphs and barcharts.
- Multi-lingual applications
Discusses support for multi-lingual applications.
- Drag and Drop Interface
This library allows for drapping objects within one XPCE
- Playing WEB (HTTP) server
Class httpd is a subclass of socket
that deals with the HTTP protocol. It allows XPCE
to act as a web-server.
- Document rendering
Primitives for rendering mixed text/graphics, handling fonts, alignment,
tables and other common text-layout primitives.