newbie question (gui programming)

Franz Steinhaeusler franz.steinhaeusler at
Sun Aug 5 11:34:30 CEST 2001

On Sat, 04 Aug 2001 17:42:38 GMT, "Mark Nenadov"
<mnenadov at> wrote:

Hello Mark,

>> In my experiences wxPython is more powerful of a GUI library. I think
>> wxPython is much more modern. However, there are tradeoffs. Tkinter is
>> supplied with most Python distributions, while wxPython is not.
>> Performance wise, I would guess that wxPython is faster than Tkinter
>> because it doesn't have to go through the intermediate step of "Tcl". I
>> have found that working with the wxPython API was much nicer than
>> Tkinter, but your experience may vary :)

thanks for your interesting contribution!
Franz Steinhäusler
franz.steinhaeusler at

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