Welch essential for learning Tkinter well?

Kevin Walzer kw at codebykevin.com
Thu Apr 5 17:39:04 CEST 2007


James Stroud wrote:
>This begs the 
> question, is anyone truly an expert in Tkinter?

Frederick Lundh is, if anyone is.

http://www.pythonware.com/library/tkinter/introduction/index.htm (outdated)
http://effbot.org/tkinterbook/ (new but incomplete)

Coming to Python from a Tcl/Tk background, I find Tkinter to be pretty 
compatible with what I know about Tk: usually it's just a matter of 
figuring out how to translate the code. Having a Tk background from Tcl 
is also helpful in using some of the more advanced Tcl/Tk stuff that has 
been wrapped in Python, but isn't much documented or widely used, such 
as BWidgets.

 From that standpoint, the Welch book is a useful resource, though 
probably not essential.

-- 
Kevin Walzer
Code by Kevin
http://www.codebykevin.com



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