Re: ada & gui
- From: Jacob Sparre Andersen <sparre@xxxxxx>
- Date: 29 Jul 2005 16:59:05 +0200
Martin Dowie wrote:
> This seems like a fairly common problem - GtkAda does have a certain
> 'look' on windows that isn't as clean as Claw but Claw is
I have heard rumours that there are themes for GtkAda which makes it look
more like ordinary Microsoft applications.
> I have toyed with creating an abstract 'GUI' library (see below) so
> you could choose between GUI-implementations at compile time.
That would definitely be nice. But wasn't that the idea with GtkAda?
(or at least with Gtk+?)
> Any thoughts pros/cons to this sort of framework?
A framework which can make both platform-specific and cross-platform
look-and-feel GUIs is definitely on my wishlist. I have considered
porting Claw (as a framework) to some X GUI APIs (with GtkAda at the
top of the list).
"Very small. Go to sleep" -- monster (not drooling)