On Friday 29 February 2008 09:35:38 nepbabu wrote: > Thus spoke Vinny on Thursday, 28 February 2008 at 22:08:06 -0500: > > Gary Kline wrote: > > [snip] > > > >> I'd like help getting python to read from a file and display a steram > >> of text on a textcanvas. I'll fiure out the buttons later. I'd > >> appreciate any insights about regular gtk and guile-gtk. Or > >> whichever > >> GUI libraries have the best python interface. > > > > Hi Gary, > > > > I'm a big fan of wxPython, i.e. wxWidgets for python. Way > > cool and works on Windows as well (very cross-platform). > > It works on a whole hosts of other platforms as well and not only Windows > and freebsd. From it's wxwidgets website  - > > "wxWidgets lets developers create applications for Win32, Mac OS X, > GTK+, X11, Motif, WinCE, and more using one codebase. It can be used > from languages such as C++, Python, Perl, and C#/.NET. Unlike other > cross-platform toolkits, wxWidgets applications look and feel native. > This is because wxWidgets uses the platform's own native controls rather > than emulating them. It's also extensive, free, open-source, and > mature." > > And from wxpython website - > > "wxPython is a cross-platform toolkit. This means that the same program > will run on multiple platforms without modification. Currently supported > platforms are 32-bit Microsoft Windows, most Unix or unix-like systems, > and Macintosh OS X." > > >  http://www.wxwidgets.org >  http://www.wxpython.org/what.php
Thanks for the URLs's; already bookmarked. If a picture is worth a thousand words, an example is worth 1000 lines, so hopefully wxpython has examples of canvases or widgets to do what I want. -- Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.thought.org Public Service Unix http://jottings.thought.org http://transfinite.thought.org _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"