Anyone else find Tk akward?

Gordon McMillan gmcm at
Fri Aug 13 04:30:02 CEST 1999

Orlando Vazquez writes:

> Is it just me, or is the way Tk organizes things on the window
> someone weird? I'm just starting to play around with it, and it has
> me puzzled. Wouldnt it be a lot easier to just use a coordinte
> system? For example put a button at (0,0) with length 10 and width
> 20 etc.. Are there any reasons why it _has_ to be this way?

Tk windows are designed to be easily resizable. Once you get used to 
it (which doesn't take long) you'll have a hard time with GUIs which
expect fixed sizes.

- Gordon

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