Add "about" widget for kepler on the mac
after I changed kepler so it uses the native osx menu bar, there is now an "about kepler" menu item that uses a default widget. need to update that to use the kepler about screen.
#1 Updated by Chad Berkley about 10 years ago
which references the system properties one can use under OSX. It says nothing about changing the default "about" dialog in the main application window. Still looking...anyone have any ideas on this?
#4 Updated by Matt Jones about 10 years ago
Handling the About menu is possible and described in the Java Development Guide for Mac OS X:
"Apple provides functionality for this in the com.apple.eawt package. The Application and ApplicationAdaptor classes provide a way to handle the Preferences, About, and Quit items."
And reference info here:
Setting your own icon is done, if I remember correctly, via the Info.plist file in the app bundle. However, I also just found a page that indicates it can be set on the command line too, using:
Apple prefers icons in icns format. I think XCode has an icon editor.