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C++ wrapper for GTK+

Gtk-- is a C++ wrapper for GTK+. It includes wrappers for all GTK+ 1.2 widgets, and for GDK 1.2, as well as some low level drawing tools. It was previously known as gtk--. There is a separate C++ wrapper for GNOME2 called gtkmm2.

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Download version 3.89.5 (stable)
released on 16 March 2017

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License:LGPLJanet Casey29 April 2002

Leaders and contributors

Karl Nelson Maintainer
See the AUTHORS file in the distribution for a complete list Contributor

Resources and communication

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Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webview
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview
Bug TrackingMailing List Info/Archive

Software prerequisites

Weak prerequisitegnome-libs
Required to uselibsigc++ 2.0 or later
Required to useGTK+
Required to buildGNU make
Required to buildPerl
Required to buildGNU m4

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 19 March 2017.


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