[GRASS-dev] wxgrass intro screen and location wizard completed
benjamin.ducke at ufg.uni-kiel.de
Sat Aug 4 17:25:00 CEST 2007
OK, I think I managed to sort things out and they are working
for me now. I just got rid of the previous wxWidget installation
I had and installed all from scratch using wxPython.
There are two little glitches:
1. You have to compile and install the stuff in the 'contrib' dir
2. The setup.py script is a bit stupid. It assumes that you want to
build with unicode support and fails, otherwise (that's what my problem
Glynn Clements wrote:
> Benjamin Ducke wrote:
>> 1. I don't understand the relation between wxWindows, wxWidgets and
> wxWindows is the old name, wxWidgets is the new name.
> wxPython refers to the Python bindings for wxWidgets.
>> The wxWidgets site claims to have GUI libs with python
>> support. If I install them, I get libs, header files and a config
>> script called wx-config. That's OK. But why does the wxPython distro
>> install those same files again? It also comes with a config script
>> called wx-config and installs headers and include files in the same
>> location as wxWidgets, even with the same names and same version
>> numbers. I am confused ...
> The wxPython source distribution bundles a copy of wxWidgets. This may
> not be such a great idea, but that's how it is.
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