[Zope] Vote for Windowing Toolkit to use for Fat Client
Wed, 23 May 2001 11:11:00 +0100
Jeff Sasmor wrote:
> If you are going to use wxPython, check out wxDesigner.
> (http://www.roebling.de). It's not free and it's not
> Open Source, but it's only $US89 and it can
> act as a decent RAD tool. It can build a lot
> of your app's GUI framework.
Thanks Jeff, I've passed the info on to Andy :-)
> I have not used wxDesigner a lot yet, but I bought the
> BlackAdder personal use (beta) package. Largely a
> waste of money. It's debugger is nearly useless and BA
> crashes constantly. It's aspect as an extension of
> QT designer is interesting, and it bears watching to
> see if it improves when they bring out the real thing.
Well, I haven't heard anything good about this yet :-S
> Wing IDE is nice for debugging. Wing comes with
> source, it's just not Open Source.
Wierd huh? The same is ture for the game "Severance - Blade of Darkness", which
looks to be mostly written in Python, which I was reall impressed with :-)
> I think a combo of wxDesigner and Wing would
> be nice (and it's what I am planning to use
> myself till something better comes along.)
Well, do jump in with your thoughts when the mailing list is available :-)