Everything good about Python except GUI IDE?

Marko Rauhamaa marko at pacujo.net
Sun Feb 28 10:08:31 EST 2016


Rustom Mody <rustompmody at gmail.com>:

> On Sunday, February 28, 2016 at 7:22:08 PM UTC+5:30, Marko Rauhamaa wrote:
>> Rustom Mody :
>> 
>> > whereas in fact every significant GUI embeds text (possibly
>> > recursively)
>> >
>> > eg TI inside GUI -- think of text inside gimp GUI inside TI --
>> > think of Word embedding other doc types including pictures Which
>> > can be recursive -- WOrd embeds a picture embeds text
>> 
>> Sigh, still nobody has mentioned an exemplary GUI application.
>> 
>> An anecdote: Some weeks back my son and I were struggling to get the
>> right kind of graph out of Excel. After four hours of Google,
>> Youtube, trial and error, we gave up, took out a pad of millimeter
>> paper and some colored pencils. The whole job took my son an hour and
>> the end result looked great. He snapped a picture and sent it to the
>> teacher by email.
>
> Point being??

I'm awaiting for an opposite anecdote, a GUI app you absolutely love and
recommend as a model for GUI developers.

We are talking about GUI tools to produce what? Crap?


Marko


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