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Re: Perl/TK with Windows

by crenz (Priest)
on Jul 29, 2003 at 12:18 UTC ( #278797=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Perl/TK with Windows

There are X-Servers on Windows, but you don't need them for Perl/Tk. However, for Windows (and indeed any other OS ;-)) I would prefer wxPerl. It uses native widgets and so looks more Windows/Linux/MacOS-like.

Try to search for wxWindows and wxPerl here on PerlMonks, you'll find a few tutorials for it.

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Re: Re: Perl/TK with Windows
by arthas (Hermit) on Jul 29, 2003 at 13:07 UTC

    I agree with that. Tk widgets tend to look ugly (IMHO) almost everywhere. Wx has a nice native look on Windows, and a Gtk one on Unix.


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