Community Initiative GTK

Christ van Willegen cvwillegen at
Fri Jun 27 18:02:59 CEST 2008

On Fri, Jun 27, 2008 at 5:30 PM, arne anka <openmoko at> wrote:
> Christ wrote:
>> although I'd have to learn to program TK (but learning a new plaform
>> seems to be my forte lately...)

> not sure, if you confuse something:
> gtk!=tk
> gtk is a c based toolkit used by gnome and gimp, tk ist a gui toolkit on
> top of tcl.
That was a typoe for GTK...

and that was a typo for typo :-)

>> If all else fails, I'll get an older PC off of eBay (or Marktplaats
>> for the dutch). A Linux capable 700MHz (ish) PC with a 16G harddrive
> i think you are far better of with a pc with about 1.5 ghz and a bigger
> harddisk.
> developing requires a lot of additional packages which take up a lot of
> space -- and a fast cpu is a real blessing when compiling often. besides,
> i don't think the price will differ much ...

You have a point there, but having built all the packages, the Moko
files will probably only be a couple of thousands of lines...

Christ van Willegen
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