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From: Oliver Bandel <oliver@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Cross-platform "Hello, World" graphical application in OCaml
On Wed, Feb 23, 2005 at 08:21:49AM -0700, William D. Neumann wrote:
> On Wed, 23 Feb 2005, Oliver Bandel wrote:
> 
> >But even if I had do this... the question was, if there is a
> >native OS-X interface *without X11*, and gtk uses X11.
> >
> >So this is not the direction to go...
> 
> Well, it may be possible to get lablgtk working with gtk+osx 
> <http://gtk-osx.sourceforge.net/>, an attempt to bring gtk+ natively to 
> Aqua.  Unfortunately, like HOC, this project seems to have stagnated as 
> well, with no evidence of progress in the last nine months...

And like HOC (somebody wrote about this yesterday),
gtk seems also to be waste of ressources.

At least when using Gnome it seems to me as blaoted as qt/KDE is.

Well, it's some yeras ago, but I always was happy when I could use
fvwm2 or similar smart XFree-stuff, because it worked stable and
didn't used all ressources....

So when I hear from Qt/GTK I always get shuddered. This is a bit like
reiimplementing M$-Windows on Linux/Unix and I don't want to have stupid
GUIs!

Keep it small and simple.

Don't blow it up.

Ciao,
   Oliver