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Old 01-02-2005, 02:50 PM   #1
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recommended GUI toolkit for use with python


What would you recommend as the 'best' GUI toolkit for use with python. Hopefully something easy to learn/use and portable win32<->linux at least.
 
Old 01-02-2005, 02:54 PM   #2
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http://www.pygtk.org/
http://www.wxpython.org/
Both run in Windows and Linux.

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Old 01-02-2005, 02:58 PM   #3
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wxWindows aka wxWidgets worked great for me when I was messing with Python a year or two back. wxPython is the port.
 
Old 01-02-2005, 06:15 PM   #4
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Yes. I was leaning to wxpython myself. I wondered how the python version of Qt stacks up? And to learn wxwidgets is everything i need to read on the site (wxpython.org). I have searched amazon and bn.com and come up dry with any books on wxwidgets (python or c++..).
 
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The wxWidgets site has pretty thorough documentation; it's targeted mainly for C++ users, but it's applicable to Python as well (and they usually include Python-specific notes where needed). I'd definitely recommend wxPython. I just started using it recently, but if you have a decent programming background it's quite easy to learn as you go.
 
  


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