View Full Version : Who designed Java swing metal look&feel

05-22-2008, 07:44 AM
so I can pie him/her in the face...

05-22-2008, 07:55 AM
Yeah, its pretty ugly, but I'm sure it must be possible to reskin it. (if you have the time on your hands)

05-22-2008, 07:56 AM
it is, but I mean just by all that is holy, why would one not want a native look in a multiplatform gui API, or at least a more stylish skin qualities like GTK or qt.

05-22-2008, 08:14 AM
You can use SWT if you want native widgets.

05-22-2008, 10:08 AM
Well I can set the look and feel with the UIManager using swing so it's no problem, just addressing the fact that it's horrid