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Blog Archive for tbrandalik during February 2007

I'm back to finish this tutorial which started here. So let's have a look at internal structure of a resource file and explain how to work with resources in JSR238. In part1 we talked about directory structure of resource files in the application, but I haven't shown any code for accessing them. Here is it. Main entry point into resource files is ResourceManager class. There's not much to screw...
I'm working on Linux release for some time and I feel I need to have a fun little bit. I've googled for a look & feels which would work on linux and found a page http://www.javootoo.com/ with custom L&Fs and tried to plug some of them into wtk toolbar. Some are free, some commercial, some work only on windows ... Start with jdk linux native look and feel. jdk 6 native L&F shows...
Mobile Internationalization API (JSR 238) or shortly called MIA comes as a part of wireless toolkit version 2.5. This entry is a quick start for those who wants to get familiar with this new API. You may object that user won't find devices supporting JSR238 on the current market. Yes, that's true, but the time when MSA replaces current JTWI standard is coming and it's always good to be ready...
Netbeans Mobility Pack comes with already bundled WTK. The catch is that this is not current final version 2.5. Beginners sometimes can't find the way how to attach separately downloaded WTK. Don't worry this is really easy. The trick is to use Java Platform Manager wizard hidden in Tools menu. Mobility Pack offers nice Quick Start Guide between others topics addressing also this problem. Look...
Contributed by: Richard Gregor WTK engineering manager. After quite a long development, Sun Java Wireless Toolkit 2.5 for CLDC (oh man what's a long official name) is final, everybody can download it here: http://java.sun.com/products/sjwtoolkit/download-2_5.html . This is a really great release bringing the support for the Mobile Service Architecture (MSA). For those of you who are not aware,...