Python GUI with Swing
stephen_purcell at yahoo.com
Fri Mar 30 10:03:19 CEST 2001
> [snip] Swing maybe slow but my customer can accept.
> If I use Swing thru Jython, it will be slower then directly using Java to
> develop the system. So I need a solution to use Swing in Python, that's all.
So you want to use C Python because it's faster than Jython, but you want
the Swing GUI? I think you're making things difficult for yourself.
If Swing is fast enough for your customers, no Java code could be too
slow for them. :-)
Therefore, why not write the application in Jython, and re-write
speed-critical parts in Java? For most parts of your application, Jython won't
be any slower than Java.
(Personally, I would just write everything in Jython and add 100MHz to the
minimum recommended system requirements to make up for the difference between
Jython and straight Java.)
Steve Purcell, Pythangelist
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