Line Benchmarks Tkinter vs. wxPython

Ivan Van Laningham ivanlan at
Mon Nov 15 15:34:29 EST 1999

Hi All--

Gordon Williams wrote:
> Hello All,


> 3)      wxPython beats Tk by a very! large margin even when Tk is called
> directly.  Direct drawing onto to screen is roughly 3 times faster than
> using a bitmap.
> Thanks to:
> Greg Landrum for providing some information on direct calls to tk.
> Ionel Simionescu for providing the wxPython code which I was able to
> modify.

Could you post the benchmark code?  Or provide us with a link where it
can be downloaded?

Ivan Van Laningham
Callware Technologies, Inc.
ivanlan at
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