[GRASSGUI] Re: [GRASS-dev] menu help
jachym.cepicky at gmail.com
Fri Mar 30 11:30:35 CEST 2007
2007/3/30, Jachym Cepicky <jachym.cepicky at gmail.com>:
> what about moving the GUI to XML ? this would make it possible to use
> one file in many tools..
sorry, not the "GUI", but "menus" or all common conf. parts in general
> 2007/3/30, Daniel Calvelo <dca.gis at gmail.com>:
> > On 3/29/07, Hamish <hamish_nospam at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > > Michael Barton wrote:
> > > >
> > > > If anyone out there who is not working on the other code is feeling
> > > > energetic and/or has a bit of time on their hands, we could use having
> > > > the wxPython menu updated to match all the commands and structure now
> > > > in the TclTk one.
> > >
> > > could a script do it?
> > For the most part, I think so. But in the tcl version (and also in the
> > python counterpart) there are some commands embedded in the
> > definitions. Those must be hand-tuned to each back-end.
> > I suggest porting the menu structure to JSON (in preference of XML)
> > with special markers for these actions, and use the same source for
> > building both tcl and python guis. That would also allow for
> > different menu combinations switchable at run-time depending on user
> > preferences. (AFAICT wxGRASS does present a different interface
> > according to the "user level" in which it is started.)
> > I could do the python part, but I'm practically illiterate in tcl.
> > > automation is good.
> > Absolutely. Just as duplication is bad... in code anyway.
> > Daniel.
> > --
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