any Adobe Reader like apps written in python, for examination?

John J. Lee jjl at
Wed Dec 28 22:42:44 CET 2005

Alex Gittens <swiftset at> writes:

> Yeah, pygame is not what I'm looking for. I'm looking for a good
> example of cross platform non-trivial page-layout and font handling.
> The project I'm working on-- a typographically correct interface to a
> CAS-- requires pixel-perfect font handling.
>  I'll definitely look into Grail: I'm sure as a browser it has to
> address these problems. But I'm open to further suggestions.

Grail was a research project -- not sure "pixel-perfect" is something
you'd *expect* to find there, but maybe you'll be lucky.

Sketch, OTOH, is certainly worth a look.  It's a vector graphics app.
IIRC it does handle bitmaps.


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