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GTK+ is a set of libraries to create graphical user interfaces. It consists of the following component libraries:
- Provides many useful data types, macros, type conversions, string utilities, and a lexical scanner.
- A wrapper for low-level windowing functions.
- An advanced widget set.
The program works on many Unix-like platforms, and bindings for other languages, including C++, Objective C, Guile/Scheme, Perl Python, TOM, Ada95, Free Pascal, and Eiffel, have been written. GTK+ is an Open Source Free Software GUI Toolkit, primarily developed for use with the X Window System. Everything about GTK+ from the object-oriented design to the Free Software LGPL licensing allows you to code your project with the most freedom possible. You can develop open software, free software, or even proprietary non-free software without having to spend a dime for licenses or royalties.
DocumentationUser online tutorial available at http://www.gtk.org/tutorial/; User online tutorial available at ftp://ftp.gtk.org/pub/gtk/tutorial/; User reference manual available at http://developer.gnome.org/doc/API/gtk/index.html; Programmer's manual available in HTML at http://developer.gnome.org/doc/GGAD/ggad.html; User's install guide available in HTML format from http://developer.gnome.org/doc/API/2.0/gtk/gtk-building.html; Printed programmer's manual available from http://www.newriders.com/.
released on 28 November 2005
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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 28 November 2005.
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