[lazarus] GTK or XLib or Whatever

Nicolas Aragon nico at clubdelphi.com
Mon Jun 28 21:38:13 EDT 1999


>1. X and Y control placement.
>2. The ability to resize and move a control once it is on a container.

This works for me using gtk_fixed. The code is at
http://www.clubdelphi.com/nico/ since a couple of months ago, I
remember I posted here some messages about, containing code fragments.

>3. The signal event model is not working very well. We need some way to
>control our own event model. 

My only experience with events is too simple. I wonder what gtk offers
in order to handle a long process called from an event handler.

>We need to have something like our own event
>stack on TForm or something to that affect. Right now if I connect a
>function to the gtk events we will get code fall thru not to mention it has
>to be declared cdecl which cannot appear in a class definition.

I don't think it's a terrible thing if you keep it in a particular gtk
unit. You identify gtk wrappers and Lazarus controls so...



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