How is GUI programming in Python?

Benjamin musiccomposition at
Thu Apr 10 04:35:18 CEST 2008

On Apr 9, 8:54 pm, Chris Stewart <cstewart... at> wrote:
> I've always had an interest in Python and would like to dabble in it
> further.  I've worked on a few very small command line programs but
> nothing of any complexity.  I'd like to build a really simple GUI app
> that will work across Mac, Windows, and Linux.  How painful is that
> going to be?  I used to be really familiar with Java Swing a few years
> ago.  I imagine it will be similar.
Since it's Python, it will be a lot less painless than anything
else. :)
> Next, what would you say is the best framework I should look into?
> I'm curious to hear opinions on that.
Tkinter is the easiest for little apps, but when I'm doing anything
for real, I use PyQt.
> Chris Stewart
> cstewart... at

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