You can’t use a java.awt.Color in WebObjects, because to use AWT at all on OS X requires connection to the WindowServer. And unless you’re mad, you probably aren’t running your WOA as root. This means I can’t do things like, ooh, I don’t know, making a PDF table have a white border instead of a black one.
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