Here we collect links to external (online) resources related to
LessTif/Motif. We list tutorials, programming references as well
as tools which are required to build the source distribution.
There are several Motif tutorials available on the net.
We only give a small random selection of them here ...
Misc Motif Information
Ken Lee's home page
has a large amount of information on Motif and X,
and has lots of interesting links.
Especially he's maintaining a comprehensive
The Motif Zone is a web presence
sponsored by ICS
which covers Motif topics, and which contains a collection of articles
(you'd call it a magazine if they had fixed release dates)
about Motif in The Motif Developer.
Articles currently seem to get added twice a month.
Misc Motif docs from SGI Techpub's Library
Make sure not to use SGI extensions to the library ...
Harry's Motif Corner
is Harald Albrecht's home page, which has a number of tips and tricks for
The best item he has of course is
The Inside LessTif Book
which is a professionally looking book with illustrations describing
how LessTif works. You can print the book on any PostScript® printer.
The source package is also mirrored at
is a big collection of information about Motif.
Contains lots of pointers to Motif compliant widgets,
applications using Motif, etc.
SCO has the Motif documentation for 1.2
online at uw7doc.sco.com.
Using a search engine such as yahoo
with a search term such as XmCreatePushButton will locate a bunch
of other sites that make Motif documentation available.
General X11 Info
The LessTif configuration and build process is based on the GNU tools
Ian Lance Taylor wrote a
tutorial on those tools.
This document is not meant to replace the according reference manuals,
it supplements them.
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