[Python-Dev] Tkinter: modify xview of entry widget

Guilherme Polo ggpolo at gmail.com
Fri Aug 14 14:30:17 CEST 2009

2009/8/14 paolo.fragu at libero.it <paolo.fragu at libero.it>:
> Hi,
> I'm Paolo from Italy and I'm a python user.
> I wish to propose a useful and smart method modify in Tkinter Library:
> Previously to scroll this widget we had to write an external function  (recalling xview_moveto and xview_scroll).
> With my method this operation is cleared and the same as all other widgets  (just have to call xview).
> I wish that this implementation could be integrated in Tkinter, and I remain at disposal for any question or further information.
> Waiting for your response,

I believe you are trying to mention the fact that the Entry.xview
method doesn't allow being called without passing an index, even if
this index is None. Is that the case ?

Take a look on http://bugs.python.org/issue1135 and
http://bugs.python.org/issue6180, they already address this fix.

> Best regards
> Paolo Fraguglia


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