[New-bugs-announce] [issue13482] _tkinter.TclError: invalid command name "tixDirSelectBox"

Martin Unzner report at bugs.python.org
Sat Nov 26 09:50:05 CET 2011

New submission from Martin Unzner <abmelden22 at gmx.de>:

Hi all,

while executing the following piece of code:

import tkinter
import tkinter.tix

if __name__=='__main__':
    root = tkinter.Tk()
    dirlist = tkinter.tix.DirSelectBox(root)

the following error occurred:

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "<...>", line 6, in <module>
    dirlist = tkinter.tix.DirSelectBox(root)
  File "C:\Python32\lib\tkinter\tix.py", line 712, in __init__
    TixWidget.__init__(self, master, 'tixDirSelectBox', ['options'], cnf, kw)
  File "C:\Python32\lib\tkinter\tix.py", line 322, in __init__
    self.tk.call(widgetName, self._w, *extra)
_tkinter.TclError: invalid command name "tixDirSelectBox"



components: Tkinter
messages: 148384
nosy: Martin.Unzner
priority: normal
severity: normal
status: open
title: _tkinter.TclError: invalid command name "tixDirSelectBox"
type: behavior
versions: Python 3.2

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