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Old 01-19-2012, 01:15 PM   #1
dinesh.imatrix
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want to develop gui applications


Hi,

I'm developing gui applications currently using vb.net in windows. Can anyone suggest me how to develop gui applications for linux environment...

Thanks in advance..
 
Old 01-19-2012, 06:05 PM   #2
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There are two primary GUI toolkits: GTK+ and Qt

There are others, but these two make up the bulk of the GUI toolkits used for GNOME desktop applications (GTK+) and KDE desktop applications (Qt). As an FYI: A GNOME desktop can use a Qt-developed application and a KDE desktop can use a GTK+-developed application as long as the appropriate support libraries are installed.

Two GTK+ tutorials (that I have not personally read/used):
GTK+-2.0 tutorial
The GTK+ Tutorial

For Qt, there are "training materials" available from the docs portion of the Qt website:
Learn Qt
 
  


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