[Twisted-Python] wxWindows vs Gtk

Itamar Shtull-Trauring twisted at itamarst.org
Wed Apr 24 12:08:25 EDT 2002

Shandy Brown wrote:

> wxWindows:
>  Pros: cross platform
>  Cons: ??

One con is the fact that it uses lots and lots of memory.

> XUL:
>  Pros: separates application logic from interface*
>        cross platform
>        REALLY knows how to use XML (CSS, HTML for free, etc)
>  Cons: just became frozen, so docs hard to find
>        i suggest here: http://www.xml.com/pub/r/1330

Additonal cons:
Requires the huge Mozilla runtime, far less widgets than other toolkits.

However, if you want to contribute XUL event loop integration we'd be glad 
to have it :)

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