Tag Archives: GTK+

A good reason to be careful when giving a GTK+ widget focus

While running my IECHost client under Linux I noticed that something was bugging me: If the application was launched and a key pressed or released before the directory listing drawing area had been shown, an assertion failure would be reported … Continue reading

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GTK+ 2.x filechooser settings

If you despise the fact that in the latest versions of GTK+ the filechooser widget defaults to showing recent items, you might want to read further. Such behaviour can be changed to show the current working directory (cwd) instead. That’s … Continue reading

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GTK+ goodies

I am finally able to provide an up-to-date GTK+2 runtime for all versions of Windows (32 and 64 bits) along with updates to a number of my applications. The installer was created along the lines of Alexander Shaduri’s Windows installer for … Continue reading

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GTK+ runtime success

I just finished putting together my new build environment based on MSYS2 and I can happily build my applications based on GTK+2, which will then work on the rest of my testing PCs once I install the runtime package that I’ve … Continue reading

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GTK+ installer for version 2.24.31 testing

I am testing the installer I made for GTK+ 2.24.31 with excellent results so far 🙂 Here’s the IECHost GUI Client running on Windows 10 64-bit: even the firmware update option is working as expected!

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GTK+ version 2 and 3 on Windows: updates

In the afternoon today I’ve been having another look at GTK+ 3 and I have to admit that albeit the look and feel of the resulting applications is quite nice on Windows 10 (yes, haven’t downgraded to Windows 7 just … Continue reading

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GTK+ 2.24.30 dependency graph

As I had a couple of spare minutes, I decided to put together the dependency graph for GTK+ 2.24.30 libraries I had built using MinGW-64. Here it is: It’s not an error: there is a circular dependency between LIBFREETYPE-6.DLL and LIBHARFBUZZ-0.DLL 🙂

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