[FRPythoneers] Python GUI Applications

Karl Putland karl at putland.linux-site.net
Mon Jun 2 12:42:04 MDT 2003

On Mon, 2003-06-02 at 12:39, Ferdinand Schmid wrote:
> HI,
> Do any of you have experience with Python GUI applications?  So far I 
> found that there is Qt support (also commercial through Blackadder) and 
> GTK support (pyglade). 
> I am currently trying to weigh my options for a small application that 
> also involves serial port IO.  Based on the desired platform support 
> (Linux and Windows) I am considering the Python and Java options.
> Since I don't like to type my GUI (emacs is great for code development 
> but I just can't be efficient with it for graphical layouts) I would 
> like to find a graphical UI designer that ideally also writes the 
> framework for event handlers.
> It would be great to find an environment that won't turn out to be 
> obsolete in 2 years ;)
> Your candid information/feedback is appreciated,

I've been using glade and Kiwi.
Kiwi is a framework around pygtk that makes the programming part of the
gui very simple.



> Ferdinand
Karl Putland <karl at putland.linux-site.net>

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