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FrontEnd and JLink

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  • Subject: [mg87883] FrontEnd and JLink
  • From: labrach at gmail.com
  • Date: Sat, 19 Apr 2008 03:35:24 -0400 (EDT)

I want to create Mathematica graphical objects (notebook with cells,
palettes, plots, etc) from a Java Gui using JLink calls
Apparently, this is not possible until you don't use the
Mathematica.exe frontend
(no way to initialize a frontend from a java gui)

hereafter a Java example
Any helps ?

laurent


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import com.wolfram.jlink.*;


class Exemple_FrontEnd {
   public static void main (String[] args){

try {
  KernelLink ml = MathLinkFactory.createKernelLink("-linkmode launch -
linkname \"MathKernel\"");
  ml.evaluateToInputForm("Needs[\"" + KernelLink.PACKAGE_CONTEXT +
"\"]",0);
  ml.evaluateToInputForm("ConnectToFrontEnd[]", 0);
  setVisible(True);
  ml.evaluate("UseFrontEnd[NotebookCreate[]]");

} catch (MathLinkException e) {
  e.printStackTrace();
}
}
}


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