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Blog Archive for aim during July 2007

In the early days of Swing we spent many lunches arguing over the best way to do GUI layout. Tim Prinzing, the original architect of Swing's text package, believed that one sensical approach would be to leverage the power and popularity of HTML for GUI screen layout, and so from the very beginning he made sure it was possible to use the <object> tag to embed GUI components within HTML...