GUI:-please answer want to learn GUI programming in python , how should i proceed.

Robert Kern robert.kern at
Tue Dec 17 14:03:03 CET 2013

On 2013-12-17 11:13, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> On Tue, 17 Dec 2013 09:39:06 +0000, Mark Lawrence wrote:
>> Personally I am convinced that wxPython can't handle unicode for the
>> simple reason that it doesn't yet support Python 3 and we all know that
>> Python 2 and unicode don't mix.
> I don't think this is right. The Unicode support in Python 2 isn't as
> good as in Python 3, but it is still pretty good. You just have to
> remember to use the u prefix on your strings.
> If it is true that wxPython cannot handle Unicode -- and I see no
> evidence that this is correct --

It most certainly is not. wxPython has handled Unicode (via `unicode` strings) 
for many, many years now.

Robert Kern

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  an underlying truth."
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