Aaron Trevena aaron.trevena at
Sun May 13 16:32:16 BST 2007

On 12/05/07, muppet <scott at> wrote:
> 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>

Because the C is documented, and even has a handy Book. Last time I
looked most the  Perl GTK docs referred you to the C docs.

Doing it in C first made doing it with Perl much easier though.


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