[IronPython] Ann: GUI Editor for IronPython

holev dberlin at gmail.com
Wed Sep 13 22:58:42 CEST 2006

Added IronPython to the supported GUI languages in FarPy GUIE-

GUIE (GUI Editor) provides a simple WYSIWYG GUI editor for wxWidgets.
The program was made in C# and saves the GUI that was created to a XML
format I called GUIML. This GUIML is a pretty standard representation
of the GUI created with the program with some helpful additions for
.NET. Next, GUIE takes these GUIML files and translates it to either
wxPython Python code or wxRuby Ruby code (more languages in the
future). You may ask yourself why I took the extra step? Why didn't I
go straight from C# controls to wxPython code? Why is GUIML necessary?
Well, it isn't. It is there simply for people (or maybe I) to take the
GUIML and convert it to other languages. This, by effect can convert
this tool from a Python GUI editor, to "any programming language with a
GUI module" GUI editor.

The tools is open source under the GPL license.


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