[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] AppView deprecated??

From: Karoliina.T.Salminen at nokia.com Karoliina.T.Salminen at nokia.com
Date: Mon Aug 7 13:58:52 EEST 2006
>In Maemo 2.0 the HildonApp API says it is deprecated and 
>HildonProgram must be used instead.


> I have a couple of 
>questions about that:
>a) most of the maemo source code example given in the tutorial 
>(and available from the SVN repo) still uses HildonApp and 
>HildonAppViews. Is this on purpose or is it because it still 
>has to be updated?

The tutorial is just lagging behind some.

>b) the documentation says to use HildonProgram instead of 
>HildonApp but I haven't seen how to 'add' an HildonAppView to 
>a HildonProgram. Only HildonWindow objects can be added to a 
>HildonProgam as far as i can see. 
>Does it mean that the HildonAppView class is also deprecated?

You should use HildonWindow instead.

The HildonAppView was architecturally a bit odd and we weren't able
to do some things in the UI with the old API and thus we decided
to change the API. Now the valid API is HildonProgram and HildonWindow.

Best Wishes,

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