Abstract Windowing Toolkit


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Abstract Windowing Toolkit

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2 compatibility and functionality, including support of the Abstract Windowing Toolkit (AWT) class library on a full X Window System graphics stack.
The Chai Appliance Platform includes the following: -- a new release of ChaiVM (a scalable virtual machine for Java(TM) applications); -- a new release of ChaiAWT (an Abstract Windowing Toolkit to easily create graphic displays for devices); -- ChaiServer (an embedded Web-based application server); -- ChaiAppliance Plug and Play (standards-based spontaneous networking); -- TurboChai (an ahead-of-time compiler); -- Chai/e-speak (connectivity to e-services); -- Chai/OpenView (device management using HP OpenView Network Node Manager); and -- ChaiFarer (a new embedded Web browser).
The Java 2D API extends the capabilities of the abstract windowing toolkit (AWT), the standard API for providing GUIs for Java programs, by providing high quality, device and resolution independent graphics and enhanced text handling capabilities to the Java Virtual Machine.