Tweak UI pluggability [Was: Re: Serious Squeak (other "survey")]

Milan Zimmermann milan.zimmermann at
Wed Oct 18 03:46:39 UTC 2006

On 2006 October 17 16:57, Bert Freudenberg wrote:
> Am 17.10.2006 um 19:56 schrieb Milan Zimmermann:
> > Has Tweak widgets been built with a similar "L&F pluggability"
> > intended,
> Yes, in so far as the logic ("this is a button generating a #fire
> event") is decoupled from the graphical object on the screen (the
> button's "costume"). 


> In principle it should be possible to replace 
> the current costumes with, e.g., native widgets.
> > and if so are there some simple examples to play with?
> Well, the only project that actually tried was Sophie. Sophie widgets
> are derived from the default Tweak widgets. They use bitmap skins.
> Whether that was "simple" I don't know, the Sophie developers could
> tell, but I guess not ;-)


and thanks - i will look at Sophie and try to find an example there...

> You could start writing your own widget costumes, replacing the
> default widget library.
> - Bert -

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