Simple Dialogs

Thorsten Kampe thorsten at
Mon Sep 26 17:17:05 CEST 2005

* neil.fraser at (2005-09-23 23:39 +0100)
> James Stroud wrote:
>> from tkMessageBox import showerror
>> showerror('Problem','Program Crashed before Starting')
> Thanks.  That works great when interpreted (though a blank window seems
> to open as well).  Unfortunately it still takes 40 seconds to execute
> after it has been 'compiled' with py2exe (I've only got a P3).  This
> probably has something to do with the fact that the resulting files for
> this two-liner weigh in at just under 8MB.

Try with Pyinstaller. There are issues with py2exe and EasyGui. I have
a script that uses either EasyGui or EasyDialog (on Windows) and the
Tkinter part crashes constantly (newest py2exe) while EasyDialogs
works just fine.

Compiled with Pyinstaller they both work fine (and the exe is at 1.7

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