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Java to capture OS related events

sanuji pillai
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Joined: Jul 05, 2010
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Hi,

I am looking for example code in java to capture OS related events like Logout/Login/Shutdown/Restart/Monitor-Lock ..etc.


Regards,

Sanuji Pillai.
Stephan van Hulst
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Yeah... you need native code for that. Google for a JNI or preferably a JNA solution to this problem.
Winston Gutkowski
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sanuji pillai wrote:I am looking for example code in java to capture OS related events like Logout/Login/Shutdown/Restart/Monitor-Lock ..etc.

May I ask why? It goes against the entire ethos of Java, which is to be platform-independent.

Winston

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sanuji pillai
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Joined: Jul 05, 2010
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Thank You "Stephan van Hulst" & "Winston Gutkowski"
 
 
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