Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 15th Nov 2017 23:59 UTC
BeOS & Derivatives

Haiku's GUI is in principle entirely scriptable. You can change a window's position and size and manipulate pretty much every widget in it. The tool to do this is hey. It sends BMessages to an application, thus emulating what happens if the user clicks on a menu, checkbox, or other widgets.

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RE: Haiku's GUI is from another age
by gfx1 on Fri 17th Nov 2017 14:26 UTC in reply to "Haiku's GUI is from another age"
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2006-01-20

Yes it is BeOS from the late nineties but back then it was an improvement on Windows and xwindows. The documentation was not bad, at least it was included instead of paying a lot of $ for the RKM's

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