Implicit initialization is EVIL!

rantingrick rantingrick at
Mon Jul 4 17:29:31 CEST 2011

On Jul 4, 3:44 am, Chris Angelico <ros... at> wrote:

> I don't know Tkinter, but from the look of the example code, he's
> creating a Label that's not attached to a window, and then packing it
> into nothing. The toolkit kindly creates him a window. Is that the
> "root GUI window" that he means? A basic top-level window?

Yes. But to be specific the "root" is an instance of Tkinter.Tk which
is a toplevel that has a TCL interpreter attached.

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