Re: GTK+ on Mac OS X status

On Mon, 21 Nov 2011 07:53:21 -0500
Paul Davis <paul linuxaudiosystems com> wrote:

> I have no doubt that any App Store for OS X will become hugely
> important. But that doesn't mean it will be only way people install
> apps. Apple took some very smart steps to make installation extremely
> easy because of their "bundle" implementation, so there is really no
> equivalent required to the kind of install wizard that dominated
> windows for so long. You just fetch a DMG (or even  a .bz2) in the
> browser, it unpacks in the browser, the user puts it somewhere. Done.

Thank you for it...I'm really ignorant how does installing apps work on
Mac OS X.

> WxWidgets has some distinct advantages, and some very distinct
> disadvantages. Which ones are more important depends a lot on the
> needs of the application.

Would you mind to explore some of them for the benefit of user(s)
needing to decide about the right toolkit?


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