Commit 84908a0e authored by GMT 2003  Tony Gale's avatar GMT 2003 Tony Gale Committed by Tony Gale

Update the rest of Section 2

Thu Nov 13 12:55:29 GMT 2003  Tony Gale <gale@gtk.org>

        * docs/faq/gtk-faq.sgml: Update the rest of Section 2
parent 99a9ad8c
Thu Nov 13 12:55:29 GMT 2003 Tony Gale <gale@gtk.org>
* docs/faq/gtk-faq.sgml: Update the rest of Section 2
Thu Nov 13 01:46:32 2003 Matthias Clasen <maclas@gmx.de>
* gtk/gtkicontheme.c (gtk_icon_theme_init): Use
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Thu Nov 13 12:55:29 GMT 2003 Tony Gale <gale@gtk.org>
* docs/faq/gtk-faq.sgml: Update the rest of Section 2
Thu Nov 13 01:46:32 2003 Matthias Clasen <maclas@gmx.de>
* gtk/gtkicontheme.c (gtk_icon_theme_init): Use
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Thu Nov 13 12:55:29 GMT 2003 Tony Gale <gale@gtk.org>
* docs/faq/gtk-faq.sgml: Update the rest of Section 2
Thu Nov 13 01:46:32 2003 Matthias Clasen <maclas@gmx.de>
* gtk/gtkicontheme.c (gtk_icon_theme_init): Use
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Thu Nov 13 12:55:29 GMT 2003 Tony Gale <gale@gtk.org>
* docs/faq/gtk-faq.sgml: Update the rest of Section 2
Thu Nov 13 01:46:32 2003 Matthias Clasen <maclas@gmx.de>
* gtk/gtkicontheme.c (gtk_icon_theme_init): Use
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Thu Nov 13 12:55:29 GMT 2003 Tony Gale <gale@gtk.org>
* docs/faq/gtk-faq.sgml: Update the rest of Section 2
Thu Nov 13 01:46:32 2003 Matthias Clasen <maclas@gmx.de>
* gtk/gtkicontheme.c (gtk_icon_theme_init): Use
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<book>
<bookinfo>
<date>November 5th 2003</date>
<date>November 13th 2003</date>
<title>GTK+ FAQ</title>
<authorgroup>
<author>
......@@ -295,7 +295,7 @@ post questions is to the GTK+ mailing list.</para>
<!-- ----------------------------------------------------------------- -->
<sect1>
<title>How to report bugs in GTK+</title>
<title>How to report bugs in GTK+ <emphasis>[GTK 2.x]</emphasis></title>
<para>Bugs should be reported to the GNOME bug tracking system
(<ulink url="http://bugzilla.gnome.org">http://bugzilla.gnome.org</ulink>).
......@@ -311,10 +311,11 @@ that may prove useful includes:</para>
<listitem><simpara> How to reproduce the bug.</simpara>
<simpara>If you can reproduce it with the testgtk program
that is built in the gtk/ subdirectory, that will be most
convenient. Otherwise, please include a short test program
that exhibits the behavior. As a last resort, you can also
convenient. Otherwise, please include a complete, short test
program that exhibits the behavior. As a last resort, you can also
provide a pointer to a larger piece of software that can
be downloaded.</simpara>
<simpara>(Bugs that can be reproduced within the GIMP are
almost as good as bugs that can be reproduced in
testgtk. If you are reporting a bug found with the GIMP,
......@@ -323,11 +324,13 @@ using)</simpara>
</listitem>
<listitem><simpara> If the bug was a crash, the exact text that was
printed out when the crash occurred.</simpara>
printed out when the crash occurred. If you can easily reproduce this
crash then running the program under a debugger (e.g. gdb) and getting
a backtrace when the crash occurs is very useful.</simpara>
</listitem>
<listitem><simpara> Further information such as stack traces
may be useful, but are not necessary. If you do send a stack trace,
may be useful. If you do send a stack trace,
and the error is an X error, it will be more useful if the stacktrace is
produced running the test program with the <literal>--sync</literal>
command line option.</simpara>
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<!-- ----------------------------------------------------------------- -->
<sect1>
<title>Is there a Windows version of GTK+?</title>
<title>Is there a Windows version of GTK+? <emphasis>[GTK 2.x]</emphasis></title>
<para>The Win32 port of GTK+ is maintained concurrently with the Xwindows
version in CVS. As such it is a supported architecture.</para>
<para>There is an on going port of GTK+ to the Windows
platform which is making impressive progress.</para>
<para>The Win32 port has been predominately done by Tor Lillqvist. Tor
maintains some information on <ulink url="http://www.gimp.org/~tml/gimp/win32/">
GTK+ and GIMP for Windows</ulink>.</para>
<para>See <ulink
url="http://www.iki.fi/tml/gimp/win32">
http://www.iki.fi/tml/gimp/win32</ulink>
for more information.</para>
<para>There is a pre-compiled, easy-to-install version of GTK+ for
windows on the <ulink url="http://www.dropline.net/gtk/">
Dropline GTK+</ulink> site.</para>
</sect1>
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<sect1>
<title>What applications have been written with GTK+?</title>
<title>What applications have been written with GTK+? <emphasis>[GTK 2.x]</emphasis></title>
<para>A list of some GTK+ based application can be found on
the GTK+ web server at <ulink
url="http://www.gtk.org/apps/">http://www.gtk.org/apps/</ulink>
and contains more than 350 applications.</para>
<para>The GNOME software map contains a catalogue of software that is
built using GNOME and GTK+. The catalogue is searchable and browsable, so
provides easy access.</para>
<para>Failing that, look for a project to work on for the
GNOME project, <ulink
url="http://www.gnome.org/">http://www.gnome.org/</ulink>
Write a game. Write something that is useful.</para>
<para>Some of these are:</para>
<para>Some of the best known projects utilising GTK+ are:</para>
<itemizedlist>
<listitem><simpara> GIMP (<ulink
......@@ -373,51 +374,34 @@ url="http://www.gimp.org/">http://www.gimp.org/</ulink>), an
image manipulation program</simpara>
</listitem>
<listitem><simpara> AbiWord (<ulink
url="http://www.abisource.com/">http://www.abisource.com/</ulink>),
url="http://www.abiword.org/">http://www.abiword.com/</ulink>),
a professional word processor</simpara>
</listitem>
<listitem><simpara> Gzilla (<ulink
url="http://www.levien.com/gzilla/">http://www.levien.com/gzilla/</ulink>),
a web browser</simpara>
<listitem><simpara> Dia (<ulink
url="http://www.lysator.liu.se/~alla/dia/dia.html">
http://www.lysator.liu.se/~alla/dia/dia.html</ulink>),
a diagram creation program</simpara>
</listitem>
<listitem><simpara> XQF (<ulink
url="http://www.botik.ru/~roma/quake/">
http://www.botik.ru/~roma/quake/</ulink>),
a QuakeWorld/Quake2 server browser and launcher</simpara>
<listitem><simpara> GnuCash (<ulink
url="http://www.gnucash.org/">
http://www.gnucash.org/</ulink>),
a personal finance manager</simpara>
</listitem>
<listitem><simpara> GDK Imlib (<ulink
url="http://www.rasterman.com/imlib.html">
http://www.rasterman.com/imlib.html</ulink>),
a fast image loading and manipulation library for GDK</simpara>
<listitem><simpara> Gnumeric (<ulink
url="http://www.gnome.org/projects/gnumeric/">
http://www.gnome.org/projects/gnumeric/</ulink>),
the GNOME spreadsheet application</simpara>
</listitem>
<listitem><simpara> Glade (<ulink
url="http://glade.pn.org/">http://glade.pn.org/</ulink>), a
GTK+ based RAD tool which produces GTK+ applications</simpara>
</listitem>
</itemizedlist>
</sect1>
<!-- ----------------------------------------------------------------- -->
<sect1>
<title>I'm looking for an application to write in GTK+. How
about an IRC client?</title>
<para>Ask on gtk-list for suggestions. There are at least
three IRC clients already under development (probably more in fact. The
server at <ulink url="http://www.forcix.cx/irc-clients.html">
http://www.forcix.cx/irc-clients.html</ulink> list a bunch of
them).</para>
<itemizedlist spacing=compact>
<listitem><simpara> X-Chat.</simpara>
</listitem>
<listitem><simpara> girc. (Included with GNOME)</simpara>
url="http://glade.gnome.org/">http://glade.gnome.org/</ulink>), a
GTK+ based RAD tool which produces GTK+ and GNOME applications</simpara>
</listitem>
<listitem><simpara> gsirc. (In the gnome CVS tree)</simpara>
<listitem><simpara> Anjuta (<ulink
url="http://anjuta.sourceforge.net/">http://anjuta.sourceforge.net/</ulink>),
a versatile Integrated Development Environment (IDE) using C and C++ for GTK+
and GIMP.</simpara>
</listitem>
</itemizedlist>
</sect1>
</chapter>
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