[OSM-dev] start of gwtosm the google webtoolkit port of josm

jamesmikedupont at googlemail.com jamesmikedupont at googlemail.com
Wed May 26 20:39:28 BST 2010

thanks for the props Ævar,
yes, I have started to create a cut down navigable object that is used
to control the view,
also, removed most of the preferenced and turned them into fields
loaded from constants.
What we need are test cases, test suites to verify that the code is
running well.

On Wed, May 26, 2010 at 9:35 PM, Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
<avarab at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, May 26, 2010 at 19:17, Frederik Ramm <frederik at remote.org> wrote:
>> jamesmikedupont at googlemail.com wrote:
>>> I have refactored some core classes in josm to run in gwt.
>>> this includes most of  data classes. I am porting the graphic output
>>> to use gwt graphics and svg output.
>> Might be worth taking this to the josm-dev list. Also, to those
>> unfamiliar with gwt, explain the advantages.
> These examples might be useful: http://code.google.com/webtoolkit/examples/
> Basically it's a Java to JavaScript compiler and UI toolkit. You can
> write Java which is then magically compiled to a web application.
> This is a great development. It might also help to generalize the JOSM
> core more, right now it's very tightly bound to its current UI. It
> would be neat if there was a Java libosm that could be used for stuff
> like this, and things like Android apps.

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