[Tutor] Finally finished my currency exchange program

Evans Anyokwu onyxtic at gmail.com
Fri Dec 3 15:54:13 CET 2010

I didn't find any of his previous questions as well -
Looks like he just registered on this list to try and promote his product.

On Fri, Dec 3, 2010 at 2:21 PM, Joel Goldstick <joel.goldstick at gmail.com>wrote:

> On Fri, Dec 3, 2010 at 8:07 AM, Alan Gauld <alan.gauld at btinternet.com>wrote:
>> "Eddie" <eddie9139 at gmail.com> wrote in message
>> news:AANLkTimXrAJnBvj9eGx4DiQBWrb1LtFa9quv2fDeqNpf at mail.gmail.com...
>>  I've finally finished my currency exchange program thanks to help from
>>> this
>>> list and another list. It updates the exchange rates via  an xml feed
>>> etc.
>> If you wrote it in Python why only Windows support?
>> Virtually all Python GUI toolkits are portable across platforms, one of
>> the biggest advantages of Python... And the core functions are surely
>> just basic Python code?
>> Seems like a missed opportunity.
>> Alan G.
>> Since this is a python tutor group, I figured you might have had earlier
> discussions here about the coding of this project.  But I didn't find
> anything. hmm?
> Why did you decide to make this a desktop application, and not a website
> application?  I'm guessing that you may have  published it for Windows only
> because of issues around the installation process.  I haven't tried creating
> any sort of install packages in Windows, or Linux, so I am completely in the
> dark about those things.  But, by putting the application on the web,
> install issues disappear, and you might get more hits on your site.
> --
> Joel Goldstick
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