Developing Linux Applications with GTK+ and GDK has 7 ratings and 2 This book is somewhat similar in scope to GTK+/Gnome Application Development, but . Harlow’s book Developing Linux Applications with GTK+ and GDK. . include all GTK+ headers en masse by including the gtk/gtk.h header file. gtk/gtk.h also. To begin our introduction to GTK, we’ll start with a simple signal-based Gtk application. This program will create an empty × pixel window. Create a new.

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Developing Linux Applications with GTK+ and GDK

The toolkit listens for events such as a click on a button, and passes the event to your application. Hoang Nguyen huy marked it as to-read Jan 05, Thanks for telling us about the problem.

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The user interface is then built by adding buttons, drop-down menus, input fields, and other widgets to the window. Lists with This Book.


Daniel rated it it was amazing Feb 23, The window will have a frame, a title bar, and window controls depending on the platform. Benji Flaming added it Jun 15, Matias Ceron marked it as to-read Oct 12, Next the button variable is initialized in similar manner.

The window widget is the main container. The buttons which this box will contain can either be stored horizontally or vertically but this does not matter in this particular case as we are dealing with only one button. More information about creating buttons can be found here. Inside the activate function we want to construct our GTK window, so that a window is shown when the application is launched.

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The parsed arguments will be removed from the array, leaving the unrecognized ones applicatoons your application to parse. Scott Sharkey rated it liked it Feb 20, anr Shaun Sorensen added it Sep 18, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Sneha Joshi marked it as to-read Aug 08, The rest of the code in example Christopher Long added it Jul 22, Like the other, it’s also becoming a bit obsolete. The goal of Developing Linux Applications is to provide a handbook for developers who are moving to the Linux platform. About Users Administrators Developers.


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This is implemented in C using GObject, an object-oriented framework for C. Joseph rated it it was ok Oct 02, Ole marked it as to-read Mar 25, Trivia About Developing Linux If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you. Published February deveeloping by Sams first published January 1st Open Preview See a Problem? Hosted by Red Hat. Next the activate signal is connected to the activate function above the main functions. J added it Apr 23, As seen above, example Finally the status integer is returned and the GTK application exits.

If you are creating complex user interfaces it is recommended to use GtkBuilder and its GTK-specific markup description language, instead of assembling the interface manually. Almer added it Feb 13, Ajmal marked it as to-read Apr 11, Widgets are organized in a hierachy.