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I have a Notebook element and TextView elements inside them. Because the pages on the notebook will be constantly switched between. I need to be able to have in a variable the currently selected TextView's buffer. How would I do this?

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Although Sam has answered your question correctly, your question is more suitable at – Nickolas Jun 22 '12 at 18:34
@Nick, Why is it not appropriate here? AskUbuntu is suggested at (and informally elsewhere) as a source of help for Ubuntu app developers. – monotasker Aug 9 '12 at 13:29
You are correct. – Nickolas Aug 9 '12 at 13:54

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You can use

pageNum = notebook.get_current_page()

which will give you the current page number. and use

textview = notebook.get_nth_page(pageNum)

to get the widget on that page.

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