[Pythonmac-SIG] problem importing OpenGL.Tk
patrickjmoran at earthlink.net
Tue Oct 14 23:20:10 EDT 2003
I dipped my toe into wxPython ... on my Linux box at work, to
start with. The wxGLCanvas demo works fine there. That's probably
not news, but I decided to begin on the box I'm more familiar with.
Next I'll try my luck with wxGLCanvas on my PowerBook.
On Tuesday, October 14, 2003, at 01:04 PM, bweiland at chisystems.com
> Responding to two messages (from Andrew and Bob):
> Andrew Straw wrote:
> > Recently, the maintainer of PyOpenGL has indicated that he's
> > Togl support (for Windows?) in the next release due to high
> > requirements and limited usage. Not to discourage you from
> working on
> > Togl, but I therefore think Tk may not be your best long-term
> > cross-platform solution for OpenGL + GUI unless someone is willing
> > take over python/togl maintenance in general (and on the Mac in
> > I'm surprised you haven't had good luck with wx. Did you spend
> > trying to get it to work? How does the wxGLCanvas demo work for
> I'm going to do a bit more investigation; currently the wxGLCanvas
> demo doesn't work at all - it may be an installation problem. And no,
> didn't spend much time on wx; it seemed strange that a wx-based demo
> OpenGLContext, IIRC) worked poorly (but ran), when a GLUT-based
> version of
> the same just flew on my 550Mhz, Radeon, OS X 10.2 Powerbook.
> Bob Ippolito, thanks for posting the Makefile and other info. It
> doesn't sound promising if Togl is being dropped elsewhere, though.
> Bill Weiland
> Pythonmac-SIG maillist - Pythonmac-SIG at python.org
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