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March 8th, 2009, 01:07 AM
Does any one know of any good GUI tutorials for linux, more specifically, GTK wxWidgets or somethng. I have experience with Win32 API, and C and assembly programming.

March 8th, 2009, 01:14 AM
for C look into GTK...i dont think wxWidget has a C backend

March 8th, 2009, 01:17 AM
Oh ok, i might look into GTK, i really, really dislike C++, thank you ;)

March 8th, 2009, 01:19 AM
For GUIs you don't need blazing fast low level languages (Assembly, C), since the speed in which actions and events occur is dictated by the user.

You can write GUIs in C (gtk comes to mind), C++ (wxwidgets), but it won't be painless.

March 8th, 2009, 01:21 AM
winelib? is that just for wine or can you use it for building GUI's for native apps? I have never used as you can tell but i have used wine.

March 8th, 2009, 01:33 AM
I have had a look at GTK+ seems good, i might just go with that, thanks for your help ;)

March 8th, 2009, 01:34 AM
Tutorial for making a simple text editor with gtk in c and python:

March 8th, 2009, 01:49 AM
hey thank you, i found the official GTK+ tut, in PDF format. here (cng.ateneo.edu/cng/wyu/classes/resources/gtk-tutorial.pdf) ;)