Re: Invoking[Fork and exec] a new script from main GUI, freezes parent UI application....
- From: Emmanuele Bassi <ebassi gmail com>
- To: gtk-perl-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Invoking[Fork and exec] a new script from main GUI, freezes parent UI application....
- Date: Thu, 19 Apr 2007 12:16:18 +0100
On Thu, 2007-04-19 at 13:51 +0530, Ashwin Ramachandran wrote:
I have an application, in which there is a menu item to display a log
window. This log[textview] window shows all the log debugs collected
so far from the application. All the log debugs are written to a file
by the main application and this text window displays the contents of
that log file.
Currently, whenever the menu item is clicked, I am forking and execing
a script to display this text window.
However, whenever the menu item is clicked, I observe that my main UI
you might want to look at the mailing list archives and at the FAQ,
specifically at these two entries:
in short: you are writing a GUI application like a console application;
the short answer is: don't.
Emmanuele Bassi, E: ebassi gmail com
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