Cross-platform GUI development
nick at craig-wood.com
Fri Oct 12 12:30:13 CEST 2007
Alexandre Badez <alexandre.badez at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Oct 12, 10:13 am, "psaff... at googlemail.com"
> <psaff... at googlemail.com> wrote:
> > My question is if Tix is old hat, what is the GUI toolkit I *should*
> > be using for quick-n-dirty cross platform GUI development? I guess
> > this is tangentially related to:
> > http://groups.google.com/group/comp.lang.python/browse_thread/thread/...
> Personnaly, I use PyQt simply because I prefere Qt to Gtk, witch is
> much more integrated with all desktop than Gtk.
> In fact, your application in Qt on Mac, Win or Linux look like a
> native app.
I'd recommend wxPython over those becase
1) native look and feel on all platforms
2) doesn't require expensive licensing for non-commercial apps (QT)
3) Isn't a pain to install on windows (GTK)
That said, times change and 1-3 may have changed since I last looked
Nick Craig-Wood <nick at craig-wood.com> -- http://www.craig-wood.com/nick
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