Smoother Lines in Turtle Graphics

Steve Holden steve at holdenweb.com
Fri Aug 10 14:19:33 CEST 2007


Jeremy Sanders wrote:
> Ant wrote:
> 
>> Python: Batteries and Turtles included!
> 
> I didn't know that! It looks like turtle is based on Tk, which doesn't have
> antialiasing yet (see http://wiki.tcl.tk/10101 ), so it can't really be
> made nice and smooth (unless you could somehow use tkzinc/tkpath to draw
> with).
> 
> I suppose turtle wouldn't be that hard to reimplement it to use Qt/Gtk
> instead.
> 
Doing that would make it less useful, though, since the primary value of 
turtle is to provide something that (sort of) works fro the standard 
library without adding further batteries.

regards
  Steve
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