muppet scott at
Sat May 12 19:22:49 BST 2007

On May 12, 2007, at 10:45 AM, Aaron Trevena wrote:

> GTK+ provides faux objects.. fortunately I didn't have to worry about
> the implementation and it JustWorked(TM) when I used it in C.
> Perversely it was much easier to build a simple GUI app using that
> than my more recent attempts using QT and C++.

<plug intensity="shameless">But why did you do it in C when we have  
Gtk2 in perl?</plug>

If the monkey could type one keystroke every nanosecond, the expected  
waiting time until the monkey types out Hamlet is so long that the  
estimated age of the universe is insignificant by comparison ... this  
is not a practical method for writing plays.
   -- Gian-Carlo Rota

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