Monthly Archives: September 2008

Developing GUIs with wxPython (Part 4)

What Can wxPython Do? wxPython is a stable, mature graphical library. As such, it has widgets for nearly everything you plan on creating. Generally speaking, if you can’t do it with wxPython, you’ll probably have to create a custom GUI, … Continue reading

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Developing GUIs with wxPython (Part 3)

A Couple Quickie Programs Time for a long post. I’m going to show a simple wxPython program to highlight the various portions you should be familiar with. But first, I’m giving you a program that I wrote a few years … Continue reading

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Developing GUIs with wxPython (Part 2)

Before You Start Before you start creating a GUI with wxPython, you need to know how to program in Python. This may seem pretty obvious but some people may expect wxPython is self-contained; no additional knowledge required. As a personal … Continue reading

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Developing GUIs with wxPython (Part 1)

Overview of Graphical User Interfaces GUIs (graphic user interfaces) are very popular for computers nowadays. Very rarely will you find a program that doesn’t have some sort of graphical interface to use it. Most non-graphical programs will be found on … Continue reading

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Belkin Laptop Cooler

Having a MacBook Pro means you have to deal with heat. The MBP is built with an aluminum case, which is becoming a popular option among the desktop “home-brew computing” world. However, in a laptop it means much of the … Continue reading

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Programming with wxPython

I’ve started my hobby programming again. As some of you may know, I learned the Python programming language a few years ago because I wanted to make an online role playing game based on the movie Aliens. That dream slowly … Continue reading

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Meeting the populace

Just wanted to post a picture I finally got from my visit to the medical clinic. The girl is Jasmine, the one who really, really wanted the pink soccer ball. Sadly, the military has cancelled the clinic, no reasons given. … Continue reading

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