Exploring Python for next desktop GUI Project
breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk
Thu Jul 24 20:04:06 CEST 2014
On 24/07/2014 17:18, Chris Angelico wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 25, 2014 at 1:57 AM, Noble Bell <noblebell at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I am exploring the idea of creating my next desktop GUI project in Python and would like a little advice from you folks about a couple of requirements.
>> My requirements will be:
>> 1. Needs to be portable across platforms with native LAF (Windows,Linux,OSX)
>> 2. Python 2 or 3? Which will serve me better in the future?
>> Thanks in advance.
> The first one is certainly possible. Pick any of the well-known
> toolkits (Tkinter, wxwidgets, GTK, etc), and see how it feels. All of
> them are portable across the three platforms you name, so see which
> one is most comfortable for you to code in and produces the best
s/wxwidgets/wxpython/ unless you fancy wrapping it yourself :)
> Definitely Python 3. If you don't have anything specifically holding
> you to Python 2, take Python 3 and get all the latest features. Most
> importantly, you'll never run into troubles with Unicode.
Definitely definitely Python 3. It's The Comfy Chair who anybody having
the audacity to disagreee on this!!!
My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask
what you can do for our language.
This email is free from viruses and malware because avast! Antivirus protection is active.
More information about the Python-list