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RE: What GUI toolkit to use for an embedded system?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: tech-embed-owner%NetBSD.org@localhost
> [mailto:tech-embed-owner%NetBSD.org@localhost] On Behalf Of Marcin M. Jessa
> Sent: Friday, October 24, 2008 3:35 AM
> To: Magnus Eriksson
> Cc: tech-embed%netbsd.org@localhost
> Subject: Re: What GUI toolkit to use for an embedded system?
> Magnus Eriksson wrote:
> > Does anyone here have any suggestions for a good GUI
> toolkit (such as
> > GTK, Qt, etc) suitable for an embedded system?
> > Small size is obviously of interest, but the intended target is a
> > prototype and we should have a fair bit of headroom.
> > I've been thinking about using Python for the GUI bit at least for
> > now, in order to get something up and running quickly, but
> that could
> > be negotiable.
> > Already settled on py-qt, but it turned out not to work on
> my desktop
> > machine due to a missing dependency. That, in turn, has another
> > dependency - which won't compile. That made me think that perhaps
> > this is the place for something smaller and simpler with
> fewer moving
> > parts.
> > [ I'm sure that GTK is worth the trouble for desktop apps,
> but perhaps
> > not if all you need are buttons for a user to push and some general
> > status indicators. (Time and temperature readouts, and that sort of
> > thing.) ]
> > MAgnus
> I'd take a look at the new Enlightenment - E17 code . It's
> portable, fast and looks awesome. It's better explained here .
> And here  you've some info of Enlightenment running on
> embedded devices.
> We have e17 in wip if you want to give it a try on your desktop.
> : http://www.enlightenment.org/
> : http://www.enlightenment.org/p.php?p=about/efl&l=en
> : http://www.linuxdevices.com/news/NS7635920803.html
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