[Pythonmac-SIG] pygtk

Piet van Oostrum piet at cs.uu.nl
Mon Mar 7 11:11:34 CET 2005

>>>>> altern <enrike at altern.org> (E) wrote:

>E> hi all
>E> i was wondering if it is possible to use pyGTK to program crossplarform
>E> python apps. I have been it checking, downloaded the installer from pygtk
>E> website but i cannot compile it so far. I have been trying to install it
>E> with packman but i cannot see it.
>E> I want it to create a opengl window. So far i have been using wxpython but
>E> as i want to do something simple somebody suggested me that GTK might be
>E> good solution.

You should be aware that pygtk works only with X11, it won't give you a
native Aqua interface. This is because GTK is not native on MacOSX.
And yes, it can be compiled (I did it myself).
Piet van Oostrum <piet at cs.uu.nl>
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Private email: piet at vanoostrum.org

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