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Date: 2006-12-29 (09:45)
From: Richard Jones <rich@a...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] compiling wxocaml (and wxhaskell)
On Thu, Dec 28, 2006 at 03:48:46PM -0800, Quc Peyrot wrote:
> On Dec 28, 2006, at 2:52 PM, Erik de Castro Lopo wrote:
> >Quc Peyrot wrote:
> >
> >>Hello,
> >>
> >>I was trying to find a good portable GUI library for my ocaml  
> >>projects.
> >>A natural choice seemed to be wxwindows/wxWidgets since I wanted
> >>to have a native look'n feel and QT doesn't have any bindings in  
> >>OCaml
> >>(to my despair... anyone working on QT bindings?)
> >
> >Have you looked at lablgtk? I find it up to date and easy to use.
> Yes I have and it was ok, but it doesn't use native platform's controls.

I haven't really looked at this in a long time, but perhaps take a
look at our cross-platform experiments here:

The basic controls look native (although they are not), but things
like file & print dialogs will of course be completely different.
However complete disregard for consistency never seemed to prevent
Microsoft from releasing Office with custom controls, so ...


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