Re: Converting GTK project to GNOME 2

On Thu, 2002-10-17 at 15:59, Havoc Pennington wrote:
> This is a bit controversial, but my opinion is that Bonobo should
> only be used when you explicitly need rich out-of-process
> communication.
> If you're just doing a GUI, I'd stick mostly to plain GTK and
> libglade for the GUI bits, use gnome-vfs, gconf, etc. where
> appropriate, etc.

I can appreciate that. Besides, I don't think I need the extra
complication of learning Bonobo on top of everything else.

Ok, so perhaps the next point should be for folks to suggest a good
example. Preferably a GNOME 2 application that isn't gargantuan, but
shows off correct practice that the GNOME developers would like to see
in new or converted G2 projects. 'Correct' being one of those loaded
words that inevitably starts arguments ;o)


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