Re: libzvt gdk-target independent?

Hi Sebastian,

On Fri, 2003-04-04 at 19:15, Sebastian Ley wrote:
> I am workking on a gtk frontend for the debian installer. We decided
> to use the directfb target for gdk. Since directfb does not support a
> change of vt presently, we need another way to provide shell sccess to
> the user.
> I tried the zvt library but it seems that it depends on the
> X functions of gdk and pango. Is that right? Are there plans to make
> libzvt target independent?

	I believe there is a zvt2 that uses pango to render with; there is also
'vte' which is a new terminal widget whose one redeeming feature is that
it renders utf-8 nicely. That seems to be the trendy way ahead - you 
might want to poke at it (in CVS) - it's the basis of the new



 mmeeks gnu org  <><, Pseudo Engineer, itinerant idiot

[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]