This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
The Jedit project makes available the package which implements an editor pane that will allow you to do syntax highlighting. You could always look at the actual Jedit code but the package by itself makes for an easier read. =) Have a look at: www.jedit.org Have fun!