Phil Hunt philh at
Mon Aug 30 10:52:13 EDT 1999

In article <37C9FB39.63A98303 at> bowman at "bowman" writes:
> Alexander Staubo wrote:
> > 
> > A more interesting approach would be to create a Python framework that
> > loaded such Parrot scripts and instantiated necessary objects at
> > runtime.
> I don't know how far I'll take it, but my current thinking is it would
> be very convenient to have Tkinter chew through a preexisting .uil file,
> and spit out a GUI.  Definitely not platform independent, and so forth,
> but, at present, having Tkinter closely resemble C/Motif is one of my
> priorities.

When I have written the parrot Tkinter backend, you (or anyone
else) will be able to write a UIL frontend for Parrot, and will then
be able to translate UIL -> Python/Tkinter (& whatever other Parrot
backend exist).    

Phil Hunt....philh at

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