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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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Janet Casey

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29 April 2002

Leaders and contributors

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

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webview
Bug TrackingMailing List Info/Archive
Debian (Ref)

Software prerequisites

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


"Debian (Ref)" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

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