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  1-10 of 28 Reviews about "X-Window (D.2.2...)": Date Reviewed
  UNIX user’s interactive workbook
McMullen J.,  Prentice Hall PTR, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 1999.Type: Book (9780130998200)

McMullen has used his experience as a software trainer and technical writer to produce this book “for people who want to learn to use a UNIX computer system.” Readers will need a shell account on a Unix system, so that they can follow ...

Jan 1 1999
  The no B.S. guide to Linux
Rankin B.,  No Starch Press, San Francisco, CA, 1997.Type: Book (9781886411043)

Each of these books is intended to guide its readers through the installation of Linux on their PCs, using a CD-ROM that comes with it. Each also contains chapters on the history of Linux, installation procedures, boot procedures, system administr...

Feb 1 1998
  X Windows on the world
McFarland T.,  Prentice-Hall, Inc., Upper Saddle River, NJ, 1996.Type: Book (9780133597875)

The author describes in detail the steps necessary to plan and develop graphical user interface (GUI) software that adapts to different languages and national customs throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia. The particular windowing systems cove...

Aug 1 1997
  Practical programming in Tcl and Tk
Welch B.,  Prentice-Hall, Inc., Upper Saddle River, NJ, 1995.Type: Book (9780131820074)

Welch has written a tutorial on the Tcl scripting language and the Tk toolkit for X Windows. Although the book discusses both Tcl and Tk, its emphasis is on the latter. The first nine chapters discuss the use of Tcl scripts to write programs. They...

Sep 1 1996
  MH & xmh
Peek J.,  O’Reilly & Associates, Inc., Sebastopol, CA, 1995.Type: Book (9781565920934)

The MH message handling system is a set of public-domain, UNIX-based electronic mail programs. Since public-domain documentation for software products is not usually world class, commercial documentation such as this book is essential. The target ...

Aug 1 1996
  Using Motif with C++
Bernstein D.,  SIGS Publications, Inc., New York, NY, 1995.Type: Book (9781884842061)

Bernstein presents a C++ object-oriented interface to Motif, a popular toolkit built on top of the X Window System. He describes the creation of a graphical interface library that provides Motif’s functionality through a set of C++ class def...

Feb 1 1996
  Building OSF/Motif applications
Sebern M.,  Prentice-Hall, Inc., Upper Saddle River, NJ, 1994.Type: Book (9780131224094)

The best way to learn a programming language or system is by starting with someone else’s working code. With a system as complex as Motif, in which a substantial amount of boilerplate is needed for even the simplest task, this is especially ...

Dec 1 1995
  Advanced X Window applications programming
Johnson E., Reichard K.,  M & T Books, New York, NY, 1994.Type: Book (9781558283442)

I found this book frustrating. Parts of it are quite good, while others are too skimpy to be useful....

Nov 1 1995
  Advanced Motif programming techniques
George A., Riches M.,  Prentice-Hall, Inc., Upper Saddle River, NJ, 1994.Type: Book (9780132199650)

Some of the advanced aspects of programming the Motif toolkit, and its interactions with the underlying X Window System, are covered. The book’s purpose is to describe some of the subtle interactions between three separate programming models...

Oct 1 1995
  Motif debugging and performance tuning
Young D. (ed),  Prentice-Hall, Inc., Upper Saddle River, NJ, 1995.Type: Book (9780131479845)

Debugging and performance measurement are difficult problems in programming with Motif on X Window systems. This field is new and important, because users like the power of workstations and the friendly user interfaces in X Windows. The cost of hi...

Oct 1 1995
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