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mc cooper
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Joined: Jul 24, 2003
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I'm thinking of using java for a palm application. Do you know if you can simply beam a document to a palm, then prevent this document from being beamed to another palm, then have the document destroyed after a day? I haven't read anything on java that addresses creating non-beamable 'documents'
Daryl Wilding-McBride
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Joined: Jul 18, 2003
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J2ME doesn't provide that sort of integration with PalmOS. You would need to use PalmOS directly.
Have you had a look at IBM's WebSphere Device Developer (http://www-3.ibm.com/software/wireless/wsdd/)? Last time I used it, you could access the PalmOS API. So, it should be possible to write a Java application and use the PalmOS APIs for that sort of thing.


Daryl Wilding-McBride<br />Author of "Java Development on PDAs" (ISBN 0-201-71954-1)<br /><a href="http://www.javaonpdas.com" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://www.javaonpdas.com</a>
 
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