Newbie question - TclError

Simon Brunning sbrunning at trisystems.co.uk
Mon May 15 14:24:32 CEST 2000


I've been looking at the 'Getting started with Python' article at
sunworld
(<http://www.sunworld.com/sunworldonline/swol-02-1998/swol-02-python
_p.html>), and I'm having a problem getting one of the examples
(calc.py) working. The code is as follows:

from Tkinter import *
from math import *

def evaluate(event):
        label['text'] = "Result:  " + str(eval(expression.get()))

frame = Frame(None)

entry = Entry(frame)
entry['textvariable'] = expression = StringVar()
entry.bind("", evaluate)

label = Label(frame)

button = Button(frame, text = "Submit", command = evaluate)

frame.pack()
entry.pack()
label.pack()
button.pack()
frame.mainloop()

I'm getting the error message 'TclError: no events specified in
binding'. I've had a hunt round the documentation - if there is an
answer in there, *I* can't find it.

Anyone going to take pity on a frustrated newbie?

--
Cheers,
Simon Brunning
TriSystems Ltd.
sbrunning at trisystems.co.uk
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