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When should I use a platform like OSGI and when it must be avoided?

My question is pretty straightforward: What are the features of an application that force the developer to exploit OSGI-like system? What are the cases, when such a utility is unneeded?

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Java Desktop.open(File f) reference file within JAR?

It is possible to for Desktop.open(File f) to reference a file located within a JAR? I tried using ClassLoader.getResource(String s), converting it to a URI, then creating a File from it. But this results in IllegalArgumentException: URI is not hierarchical. URL url = ClassLoader.getSystemClass...

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Java paste to current cursor position

I want to make simple java program that will insert some text into current cursor position. That cursor position can be in any text editor, for example notepad. Is this possible?

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Recomendations for Creating a Picture Slide Show with Super-Smooth Transitions (For Live Presentaiton)?

I'm doing a theatrical performance, and I need a program that can read images from a folder and display them full screen on one of the computer's VGA outputs, in a predetermined order. All it needs to do is start with the first image, and when a key is pressed (space bar, right arrow), smoothly c...

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How to draw directly on the Windows desktop, C#?

This question has been asked for other languages, and even for those other languages, I have found their answers lacking in how to exactly do it, cleanly (no messed up screen repaints, etc..). Is it possible to draw onto the Windows Desktop from C#? I am looking for an example if possible.

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java.awt.Desktop.open doesn’t work with PDF files?

It looks like I cannot use Desktop.open() on PDF files regardless of location. Here's a small test program: package com.example.bugs; import java.awt.Desktop; import java.io.File; import java.io.IOException; public class DesktopOpenBug { static public void main(String[] args) { ...

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desktop icon functionality in a window

My wife complains that I have too many icons on the Windows XP-Pro desktop. I like to be able to quickly drop a file onto the icon for application I want to have open it. And I like to follow a link to open often-used deeply nested folders rather than navigate there. Thus, I have over 100 icon...

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Bumptop - What's the relations with physics

Along with all buzz talks about the wonderful Bumptop desktop environment, Im getting this question now. What is the relation with Physics and Bumptop techniques. Basically, I am interested in learning the techniques/algorithms followed in this desktop environment. For example, Collision Detect...

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How to implement java Authentication in desktop application

what is the best way to implement AA mechanism ( authorization and Authentication ) in java desktop app , i have accounting application that needs AA mechanism

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JavaFX, Swing, or Flex for Java Desktop Applications

Most of the desktop application development I do is in Swing, and I'm curious to hear people's thoughts on using JavaFX and/or Adobe Flex for building desktop applications. Have you had success building desktop apps with these? Or would you stick with Swing for now and use tools to help make Swin...

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Windows Folder/Desktop Widget

Is it possible to create an application that allows you to interact with the files/folder in any folder (including desktop) graphically? IE: The program would allow you to create a graphical object that allows you to drag and drop folders/files on to it. The object would remain in the folder/de...

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How to replace the Windows desktop with my own window?

I used to see that a program could embed a calendar right into the desktop, and the calendar is interactive, all 'show desktop' operations including will not hide it. I wonder how I can achieve that? Thank you.

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How many apps should an internal development group be building/maintaining?

I've always been of the opinion an internal development group should really only be building/maintaining three applications. An internal composite/pluggable/extendable application. The company website. (Optional) A mobile version of #1 for field employees. I'm a consultant, and everywhere I g...

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Get a list of desktop workspaces in Java

I am working on a program that acts as a launcher for other programs. It is possible that there could be 20+ windows displayed when started. I would like someway of specifying which workspace the program opens on, while it is already possible to start the program on a certain workspace, I need a ...

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commonly used c libraries for applications?

What are the most commonly used c libraries that are used in applications. Not specific to anything but just in general?

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desktop development or web development?

am a c# developer for about 2 years now...am a desktop developer and have been working with desktop apps for the past two years ...my question is should i complete in the desktop development or should i move to the web development...to be honest my knowlodge in web development is very poor ...if ...

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Recommended Mac GUI data entry tools for populating SQLite databases for iPhone app use?

While making an iPhone app that refers to a (not yet existing) SQLite db Are there any good, cheap programs for data entry?

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How does one support custom Desktop DPI settings in Delphi 7 applications?

We have a few legacy applications that were written in Delphi 7. We've had a few requests over the years to support custom desktop dpi settings in these applications but we have been able to dodge the bullet up till know. Well we can't anymore. When users set their desktops to say 120dpi some of...

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Is there a c/c++ multi-monitor library for changing between XP's desktop setting of dualview or clone?

I am writing an application where it would be helpful to automatically switch between having Windows XP's desktop in dualview or cloned. The application uses a small wxWidgets window for the GUI. It would be nice to have a button within the GUI that could easily switch between dualview and cl...

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Save File to Desktop - Feasibility?

We have a part of our program which can save a diagnostic file for the user to email to us so we can help them with problems. We have the option of saving it to the desktop, and it seems to be the prevailing idea at the time. However, I have these two questions: Is there any instance where we...

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drawing under icons on desktop

I wrote a program who paints widget on desktop wallpaper, under desktop icons, and all was good. But I reveal a strange bug - my program was not works on some other computers - they displays the same desktop without widget after start. So, have anybody any expirience, some knowledge in this are...

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How to generate basic CRUD functionality in python given a database tables

I want to develop a desktop application using python with basic crud operation. Is there any library in python that can generate a code for CRUD functionality and user interface given a database table.

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install application for all users using vs2005 setup project

How do i install application for all users using vs2005 setup project, i have enabled install all users property in setup project to true, but there is no impact after installation. my application not loaded in other user accounts (shows an error message).

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Adjusting the rectangle that maximized windows fit in?

The best way I can think of to ask this is by example... In Windows 7 and Vista, there's the gadget bar down the right hand side of the screen, and when you maximize a different (any and all) window, that window fills the rest of the screen without covering the gadget bar. How can I do that with ...

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how to locate a program to desktop by C#

i want to do a program that like daily organizer or agenda. i want that program runs on desktop like a wallpaper but as transparantly. (like the clock on vista). how can achieve this by c#. i only ask to locate program on desktop. thanks.

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Open Barebones IE with Shortcut

Is there a method to launch an Internet Explorer window from a desktop Icon such that the Status Bar and tool bar are hidden? When a user clicks on the icon only the windows form (Maximize, Minimize etc) icons should be present. The URL bar, Toolbar, Status bar should not be present.

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Stick application to the Desktop on Vista

I have an application that I want to stick to the desktop. Stick to the desktop means that every time that someone click windows+D or the show desktop icon the desktop will appear with the application on it. The user can locate the application on the desktop and change the location at any time b...

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Launch process on server from asp.net codebehind and have it visible on server desktop

I have a program running on my desktop machine that makes a WCF service available. This is a regular Windows Forms application that I run when logged in as a normal user. I put the WCF interface in so that I could see the status of the program from an external web page. This works great, I can...

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how can i creating window station and windows desktop using c#

i would like create new window station & windows desktop and attach my process to it. how can i do that i need to know Creating Window station and attach my desktop Creating & switching between Desktop effectively how do i attaching process to winlogon desktop(if it is possible ) Dest...

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Django Projects as Desktop applications : how to?

How to make Django projects packaged as desktop applications? I found some tutorials, but is there any solution as DjangoKit , for Linux and Windows? List of related tutorials : Deploying a Django app on the desktop Django application as a stand-alone desktop application