FOX

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FOX

http://www.fox-toolkit.org
Toolkit for GUI development

FOX is a C++-based toolkit for GUI development. It includes a rich set of widgets and includes layout managers, MDI widgets, and mega-widgets. FOX incorporates support for XDND for drag and drop, X clipboard and X Selection, watching other I/O channels and sockets, timers and idle processing, object serialization and deserialization, a registry to save persistent settings, and 3D widgets using Mesa or OpenGL. FOX emphasizes speed, and minimizes memory use by letting programmers create and destroy GUI elements on the fly. Widgets can connect to each other and pass certain commands between them, which also reduces the amount of code needed. Finally, GUI elements automatically update themselves by interrogating the application's state, so it is easy to maintain the state of the GUI in an application.

Documentation

Developer's introduction available in HTML format from http://www.fox-toolkit.org/introduction.html


Download

Download version 1.7.57 (stable)
released on 3 December 2016

Categories

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
LGPLJanet Casey5 March 2002



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Jeroen van der Zijp Maintainer
See the AUTHORS file in the distribution for a complete list Contributor


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
HelpMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/foxgui-announce
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/foxgui-users


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 30 January 2017.



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