Why is it so hard to make a Java program appear native?

One solution is to rewrite the application for each system. Stack Exchange This Q&A is part of a weekly series of posts highlighting common questions encountered by technophiles and answered by users at Stack Exchange, a free, community-powered network of 100+ Q&A sites. user3150201¬†asks: Most Java applications don’t look the same as C/C++ applications. Swing ...