PyQT, automatically creating GUI for configuration options

Anthony Baxter anthony at
Mon Jun 21 18:55:38 CEST 2004

Дамјан Георгиевски wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm making a small PyQT app, and it will also have a config file (any type
> is ok) for several options.
> I would also like to add a gui for changing the config options but I don't
> want to make design the GUI. I'd be satisfied if the GUI is automatically
> generated from the config file (or config file specification).
> Is there some sollution for this?

Shtoom ( has code that does exactly this, for Qt and
Tk so far - I hope to have a Gtk version in the not-too-distant future.
It also uses the same code to handle ConfigParser .ini files and command
line arguments.

Anthony Baxter     <anthony at>
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