The Factor UI is a GUI toolkit together with a set of developer tools, written entirely in Factor, implemented on top of a combination of OpenGL and native platform APIs: X11, Win32 and Cocoa.

The developer tools include the graphical listener, browser and other features.

UI gadgets are rendered using the cross-platform OpenGL API, while native platform APIs are used to create windows and receive events. The platform bindings can be also used independently; X11 binding has also been used in a Factor window manager, Factory, which is no longer maintained. The Cocoa binding is used directly by the webkit-demo vocabulary in Factor.



The Factor UI borrows ideas from several older projects:

This revision created on Mon, 25 Jan 2010 10:56:26 by slava