Simple Dialogs

William Park opengeometry at
Thu Sep 29 22:14:07 CEST 2005

neil.fraser at wrote:
> I'm looking for a lightweight dialog boxes from Python.
> JavaScript uses: alert(), confirm() and prompt()
> VB uses: MsgBox() and InputBox()
> EasyGui seemed perfect, but a "Hello World" application takes nearly a
> minute to execute after the program has been compiled by py2exe.
> There appear to be dozens of windowing toolkits avilable for Python,
> could someone point me in the direction of something lightweight?

If you can run it outside Python, then
will get you started.

If you must run it inside Python, then you should look into Python
wrapper for GTK+, and write the code yourself.

William Park <opengeometry at>, Toronto, Canada
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