Tkinter Pmw question

Matthew Dixon Cowles matt at mondoinfo.com
Fri Sep 21 21:19:16 CEST 2001


On Fri, 21 Sep 2001 20:51:35 +0200, Janos Blazi <jblazi at hotmail.com>
wrote:

>The following statement does not work:
>
>    z=Pmw.EntryField(fr_r,labelpos='w',label_text='xxx:',
>
>validate={'validator':'numeric','min':10,'max':100})
>

>When I pack z, it is displayed but I cannot enter anything (and the
>entry field is light read or maybe pink). If I change the validate
>option to None, it works.

>Why?

Dear JB,
The problem is that it's impossible to satisfy the validator's
requirements with the user's first character. If you set min to zero
or add "minstrict": 0 to your validation dictionary, I think it will
work as you expect.

Regards,
Matt



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