Recommendation for GUI lib?

John Pote johnhpote at o2.co.uk
Thu Jun 2 06:35:03 EDT 2016


On 01/06/2016 18:13, Jan Erik Moström wrote:

> I want to write a few programs with a GUI but I don't want to use Tk. 
> Instead I'm looking for some other library, I've tried to look around 
> and also asked a few but I don't really know what to use.
I've used wxPython (www.wxpython.org) for a few GUI projects and found 
it ok. It's a wrapper for the wxWidgets C++ library. There's even a 
reasonable free GUI builder, wxGlade, which I use as I prefer 
constructing GUI's that way rather than writing raw wxPython code. Never 
tried any of the paid for GUI builders.
Disadvantage is the download page only provides builds for Python 2.6 or 
2.7.

Does anyone know how Project Phoenix is coming on? 
http://wxpython.org/Phoenix/ItsAlive/ shows wxPython working with Python 
3.2.
Comments on how stable it is and how easy to install would be helpful.
John
>
> Do you have any recommendations? Primary platforms are OS X and Linux.
>
> I, of course, want to have "standard" widgets but a "calendar 
> view"/"date picker" is a plus.
>
> = jem



More information about the Python-list mailing list