May 26, 2018
General Applet Interface Library
This library is intended to simplify the development and use of Dockapps, ROX panel applets and Gnome 2 Panel Applets. With this library the programmer can focus on what the applet shall do, not on the interface.
What this library provides
- Dockapp support.
- Gnome 2 Panel support.
- ROX panel support.
- Handling of all sizes of the Gnome Panel.
- Handle Gnome Panel rotation.
- Simple image file handeling via gdk_pixbuf.
- Loading and storing of configuration values and strings.
- A simple structual way of making preferences window.
- Generates images from ascii text based upon fonts.
- Support for both Gnome 2 Panel Applets, ROX panel applets and Dockaps/wmapplets.
- Support for OpenGL applets.
- Simple interface to connect events, like mouse button clicks, joystick events and so on.
- Easy to add support for other panels.
- Nice configure and makefile scripts that generates the needed files for ROX and Gnome.