The Eclipse platform provides support for rich-client interfaces based on Java, Swing, or Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT), but it does not directly validate them. The Rule-based Accessibility Validation Environment (RAVEN) is an Eclipse plug-in that provides runtime checking of GUI components to ensure consistent use of Java accessibility features. This article reviews the RAVEN tool and provides examples of its use in validating a Java Swing application.
- Posted by: Frank Charles
- Posted on: May 26 2007 11:11 EDT