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Carbon Porting Tutorial
Version 1.0, 2006-07-25
Porting a simple application from Mac OS 9 to Mac OS X
Mac OS X 10.0, Metrowerks CodeWarrior required for the Classic and PEF/CFM versions
Mac OS 9 or later, Mac OS X 10.0 or later
This sample shows the steps to port an application from Mac OS 9 to Mac OS X. It covers moving from WaitNextEvent to RunApplicationEventLoop, Mach-O, moving from Balloon Help to Help Tags, moving from the List Manager to the Data Browser, moving from Resource Manager resources to Interface Builder nibs, using compositing mode and HIToolbox, and drawing a custom Data Browser column using CoreGraphics (Quartz).