Does anyone here use wxGlade on Linux?

cl at cl at
Thu Feb 11 12:27:53 EST 2016

Frank Miles <fpm at> wrote:
> On Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:29:04 +0000, cl wrote:
> > I am trying out wxGlade on Linux, version 0.7.1 of wxGlade on xubuntu
> > 15.10.
> > 
> > I have already written something using wxPython directly so I have the
> > basics (of my Python skills and the environment) OK I think.
> > 
> > I am having a lot of trouble getting beyond the first hurdle of
> > creating a trivial Python GUI with wxGlade.  Some of the problem is no
> > doubt that I'm unfamiliar with the interface but I seem to repeatedly
> > get to a situation where the interface won't respond to mouse clicks
> > (though the main menu items still work, I can Exit OK for instance).
> > 
> > Is wxPython still buggy or is it really just down to my lack of
> > familiarity with it?
> Sure, there are bugs in wxPython, but they are "minor".  I haven't tried
> using wxGlade, but if it's anything like the glade I tried using long ago
> there are issues in getting the two working together.
Oops, I meant to say "Is wxGlade still buggy....".

Chris Green

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