Re: Libglade officially deprecated in favor of GtkBuilder.
- From: Murray Cumming <murrayc murrayc com>
- To: desktop-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Libglade officially deprecated in favor of GtkBuilder.
- Date: Mon, 11 May 2009 11:31:32 +0200
On Mon, 2009-05-11 at 00:26 +0200, Andre Klapper wrote:
> The GNOME Release team has officially deprecated libglade in favor of
> Some reasons:
> * GtkBuilder is actively maintained.
> * GtkBuilder can create non-widgets (like treemodels).
> * It's one less library.
> Aim is to get rid of libglade for GNOME 3.0. This is also covered by the
> schedule at http://live.gnome.org/TwoPointTwentyseven .
> For the status of your module see the "LibGlade" column in
> http://www.gnome.org/~fpeters/299.html .
> For migration instructions see
> http://library.gnome.org/devel/gtk/stable/gtk-migrating-GtkBuilder.html .
> Also see http://live.gnome.org/GnomeGoals/RemoveLibGladeUseGtkBuilder .
I think this is just slightly premature. GtkBuilder is still not fully
able to deal with multiple top-level-widgets per file, as was usual when
using libglade, and which is still supported by Glade's UI.
murrayc murrayc com
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