Java Desktop System Release 3 on Linux Release Notes

1.8.1 Sample Applications

The following table lists the applications from the GNOME free software community or from third-party suppliers that Sun Microsystems provides as sample applications.



Diagram Editor

Diagram editor that enables you to create flow charts, maps, UML diagrams, and many other diagrams. 


Online dictionary that enables you to look up definitions and correct spellings of words. 

Digital Camera Browser

Digital camera browser that enables you to manage images. 

Disk Analyzer

Disk analyzer that enables you to visualize your disk. 


Web browser 

Image Editor

GNU Image Manipulation Program that enables you to edit images. 

Image Organizer

Image viewer and browser that displays thumbnails of images on your desktop. 

Interface Editor

Programming application that enables you to create user interfaces for GNOME applications. 

Movie Player

Multimedia player that enables you to play motion pictures. 

On-screen Keyboard

Provides an on-screen keyboard that you can use as an input device for the Java Desktop System. 

Project Manager

Project management and scheduling tool. 

Screen Reader and Magnifier

Provides screen magnification and several other accessibility features. 

Source Editor

General purpose extensible editor for programmers. 

Sun Java System Instant Messenger

A demonstration of an Instant Messenger application that enables real-time collaboration. 

Video Conferencing

Video conferencing and telephony application which allows you to make audio and video calls. 

Weather Report

Displays current weather conditions for different regions.