A Dangling Tk Entry

Rhodri James rhodri at wildebst.demon.co.uk
Fri Mar 13 08:40:56 CET 2009

On Thu, 12 Mar 2009 04:34:57 -0000, W. eWatson <notvalid2 at sbcglobal.net>  

> I happened to notice that BJ and Rhondi started a small subthread to

Nice to know your observation skills are up to scratch :-(

> this, so I thought I'd explore it. It led to interesting things, but not  
> for its content. I reviewed some things. I'll do you the courtesy or  
> wrapping this up.
> I'll get straight to the point and be a minimal as possible in my  
> response, without accusing or implying anyone of anything.
> My guess is that the first culprit was here:
>     entry = Entry(master, width=10, ...
>     entry.insert(0,self.slowdown)   <--- no affect.

Erm, no.  You stated (and showed us the code) that it was
      entry = Entry(master,...).grid(...)

*big* difference, and

      entry.insert(0, self.slowdown)

*raises an exception*, which is a long way from having no effect.

Rhodri James *-* Wildebeeste Herder to the Masses

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