ikorot at earthlink.net
Thu May 31 22:59:48 PDT 2007
>From: "Andrew J. Barr" <andrew.james.barr at gmail.com>
>Sent: May 31, 2007 7:15 PM
>To: Igor Korot <ikorot at earthlink.net>
>Cc: xorg at lists.freedesktop.org
>Subject: Re: MDI implementation
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>Igor Korot <ikorot at earthlink.net> wrote:
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>> >From: Igor Korot <ikorot at earthlink.net>
>> >Sent: May 23, 2007 5:11 PM
>> >To: xorg at lists.freedesktop.org
>> >Subject: MDI implementation
>> >Hi, ALL,
>> >Is it possible to implement Windows-like MDI system using the X
>I think I've seen QT do something to that effect. I don't know if GTK+
>will do it but I imagine it will.
Yes, QT is able to do that. However, looks like GTK+ supports only tabs as MDI
children, which is not working for my needs.
>It would behoove you to use a high-level toolkit instead of xlib
>directly, so unless you have a specific reason to do that I would
>recommend against it.
Yes, reason explained above. I'm using wxWidgets library, which is based on GTK+.
So, is it possible to do that based on the X only interface?
If so, where can I find the doc to such classes/functions?
Besides, I do think that QT has to call some X functions/classes to implement
>> >If yes, can you point me to the appropriate documentation.
>> >Thank you.
>> >P.S.: Please reply to me as well. I'm not a subscriber.
Disregard that. Turns out, I can't send anything to the list if I'm not a subscriber....
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>Andrew J. Barr
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