User interface design tool for creating python applications. Comes included in the quickly package, Ubuntu's python application creation suite.

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Is PyGTK still relevant?

I'm new to Linux but not to app development. I come from a RealBasic on a Mac background. I've accepted that I need to learn a new language to develop for Linux (since RB won't run on 64 bit distros ...
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How do I add a Notebook to a Box in a VBox?

I have created an empty box in Glade to add a Notebook to. The reason I am not adding the actual Notebook in Glade is because I hear that you cannot add pages to a Notebook made in Glade. So, in ...
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How to make Glade load translations from /opt

I've created an application that I'd like to submit through the Ubuntu app developer process. One of the requirements for the process is that when installed, all files go into the ...
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“quickly design” and ubuntu 13.10?

I upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10 and then I installed quickly to develop some apps. When I run "quickly run" or "quickly edit" everything is fine, but when run "quickly design" glade open and close ...
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How do I get images to appear on buttons in Glade Designer?

Not sure if this is a bug or just a very annoying feature, but I can't get an image to appear on any of my buttons in Glade Designer. Is there some property I need to change in order to force it ...
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Why won't Glade let me change the button content?

In Glade, I go to add a button, and try to add a label/image; however, the stock button and label fields are faded, and I cannot add anything to them. Why does it do this? How do get Glade to allow me ...
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Quickly, Treeview and Treestore, entry text not showing

If I append entries to treestore, I can see that the entries are there, but I cannot see any of the text for those entries. I do not know if I have to add a repaint or something, or if I should link ...
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Glade alternative for Quickly?

Is there? I am not getting on with Glade one bit. Any other ones out there that are better to use? Thing I dont like about Glade is when I make a mistake and I save I cannot undo along with several ...
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Working with quickly, are there any gtk.Builder code sketching tools that integrate?

Example: quickly create ubuntu-application testing quickly design #makes changes #insert some other command here that would be roughly equivalent to 'quickly sketch' quickly edit #to populate the ...
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Glade crashes when running “quickly design” [closed]

When I run quikly design Glade opens and starts loading all my UI files. After a few seconds of loading each file it crashes silently (no error message or command line output). The Glade window is ...
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How to make a Gtk.ComboBoxText's entry editable in Glade

I'm using Glade to write a PyGI app, and I've come across a problem whereby I've got a Gtk.ComboBoxText with a Gtk.Entry, but I cannot make the entry editable for some reason. I.e. when the UI is ...
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Glade stock buttons unable to change

As in title I have a problem with Glade... Field to change button stock icon or label is not responsive. ( see photos ) I'm running 32bit Ubuntu 12.10 ( it might be a problem ? )
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GTK3 tabs with big icons

I want to implement something similar to the ubuntu software center's tabs. What widget is it? Any working example in python where I could take a look? Is this widget available in Glade? Thanks ...
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How can I change font attributes for “Text Entry” in Glade

I'd like to change font attributes (size, style, family, colour) for Text Entry but I don't see any option for this in Glade. There's no problem with Label, but Label is not editable by user. I tried ...
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Glade: How can I set the value of a spin button?

I've done some spin buttons with Glade for my Python/GTK3 app, but I don't know how to set things like default, lower or higher value. How can I do it? Using the following things for development: ...
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How to activate flash player for a Quickly created webview/webkit app

I created a web browser program using webview/webkit as the web displayer. I noticed that when I went to youtube only a few videos worked. I am pretty sure that I have to tell webview to activate ...
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How to add widgets on GUI developed with Glade?

I am using Quickly and Glade for the first time. I want to add certain widgets such as label and buttons on viewport via python code. Is it possible?
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How do I stop a container box from expanding horizontally in Glade?

Currently, when my button's label gets more characters, its container boxes resize horizontally, and push away the other containers next to it. I don't want this behaviour. How do I give my boxes a ...
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Open Custom Dialog Windows (PyGTK + Quickly)

I have just downloaded Quickly, created a new project, set up simple GUI and created new dialog (quickly add dialog create (as you can see, I called it create)). I already have click handler in the ...
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How can I force Glade to be in English?

I use Ubuntu 12.04 with Polish localization. If I start: "quickly design", Glade shows up with Polish interface. I don't like that, I'd like Glade to be in English. How can I achieve that?
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GtkFileChooserButton 'Select Folder' mode returns no path

I have added a GtkFileChooserButton to my app via Glade. It is set to folder selection mode. When the widget is clicked it shows a dropdown list of Nautilus bookmarks with an 'other' option in the ...
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How can I add new window to my project in using quickly?

I'm new to glade and python. But the code generated by quickly when making my first app is so much confused for me to understand. I don't know where should I add the code to initialized my new ...
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How to add buttons in Glade and resize

Trying to create the framework for a calculator. I add the window I add the vbox using 2 boxes. 1 for the display, the other for the buttons When I add 1 button it fills the entire panel and I can't ...
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gtk-builder-convert Error

I am doing the tutorial in the link http://www.micahcarrick.com/gtk-glade-tutorial-part-1.html When I run the gtk-builder-convert tutorial.glade tutorial.xml I get the following error Traceback ...
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Application Development - basic how to questions

After the Ubuntu app showdown is over, I would like to bring some of my tools programmed for Windows in the Software center. Since I'm new into programming for Linux I still have some questions: 1) I ...
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Why changing signals causes NameErrors in a sane code? - PyGtk issue

I'm working on a very simple app for Ubuntu. I've asked a question on stackoverflow, and it seems that the issue I am having is caused by signals, not by the scope of variables, as I originally ...
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In Glade, how do I set a widget size (i.e. minimum and maximum)?

I want to set the size of one of the widgets of an app developed with Quickly and Glade. I know how to set a minimum size in the 'Common' tab, with 'Width request' and 'Height request'. But I would ...
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Calling a Python script from a button using Glade Designer

How can I call the Ubuntu One authentication python script from a button using Glade? what I need to do is call a python script such as: $ python u1file.py login Adding Ubuntu One Files support to ...
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Glade Ubuntu - Transparent Button on a background image [on hold]

I'm trying to make an Ubuntu application. I need to place transparent buttons on specific locations on a background image in Glade, such that the image changes on button click. I've not been able to ...
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How can I add cut/copy/paste functionality to my application?

I'm developing an Electoral Calculator (https://launchpad.net/electoralcalculator) using Python 2.7, Gtk+3 and Glade and I want to add cut/copy/paste functionality to my application. I want to give ...
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Is there a simple way with pygi to make an entire window a drop target for external input?

Example: Drop a file in a glade designed window and it triggers Handler.open_from_path(path)
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Maximize and Minimize Buttons disabled on my Quickly application

I was editing some basic settings in my application window design in Quickly/ GTK when I noticed that when I ran my app there was only a close button, not a maximize or minimize button. I know this is ...
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Changing TextView font in PyGTK

I have TextView widget in Glade named "formula-view". I'm trying to do this to change font: formulaView = self.builder.get_object("formula-view") fontdesc = pango.FontDescription('Ubuntu 16') ...
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Python GTK: How to stop a function from happening if a checkbox is checked

In my program I have one of those annoying popups that alerts the user to go check the settings. I have a checkbox that if checked, is supposed to never show the popup again. I have no idea how to do ...
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How to convert a .glade file to a .py file

I have been using gtk a lot to make my python programs have a graphical interface, and it's pretty awesome. I recently discovered Glade which is a hassle-free way of making a GUI for your programs. I ...
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Ubuntu, gtk 3.10.8, not able to visualize a menubar made by Glade

My problem is that I've drawn a UI with Glade, but the menubar doesn't want to be drawn. Here is the xml, just a sample: please try to check out the properties. It is a very simple menubar but I ...
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Cannot install libglade2-ruby dependency for Grism

Hey Guys I'm trying to install Grism. I've followed installation steps from http://www.grism.org/install.html, which are fairly simple, just need to install dependencies and than install the deb ...
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Dynamicly add or remove items from list and tree in pygtk and quickly (glade)

I'm trying to make some mini CRM application in python using gtk(pygtk), glade and started to develop it using quickly(which is awesome). I'm created some dialogs and added listview to the GUI using ...
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How do I use this Add/remove widget? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What GTK widget is this? How do I add this little add/remove GTK widget in Glade Designer 3.12.1? I don't see it anywhere in the widget bar. If it can't be done using ...
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Quickly/Glade linking a button to notebook page

Hey everyone (boy I seem to be posting quite a bit), I have a question regarding Glade and Quickly. Is it possible to map a button to a notebook within the same program. Like say for instance I have a ...
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Glade GTK entry get text

Sorry for a newbie question but I could not figure out how to print a text which a user enter in a GTKEntry field after he press a button. I design my app with glade, a simple TextEntry Field and a ...
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Why is quickly ignoring the setup.py file in my project directory?

Whenever I try to package my application with quickly, the following error pops up in my terminal: And the package is in the directory. Whoop de doo. Then, when I go to open the .deb file in ...
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Will Glade 3.12 work for Ubuntu 11.10 using Unity…no Gnome 3

I'm in the process of learning 'Quickly' and noticed that it only has 'Glade 3.8.0' and I like to keep all my apps fully up to date. I noticed however on the gnome.org site it said that 'Glade 3.12' ...
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Python unity indicator applet and glade child window exits at the same time

Since I don't have much reputation. The original question has been posted in stackoverflow and here is the link: Python unity indicator applet and glade child window I have created an unity ...
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Quickly add Scrolling to Window

while creating my ubuntu application, I wanted to add in several images and then allow the user to scroll through them. The problem I am having, is that it just cuts the image off, and there are no ...
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Why is ComboBoxText giving me a “no attribute” error?

I'm trying to add a text Combo Box into my app. I've created in and populated the list but when I I try to print out the active text I get an error. Here's the part of the code in question: def ...
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Images not working with Glade?

I am sorry if it appears that I am spamming, I am just trying to learn as much about Ubuntu development as possible. I have this basic Quickly app set up and working fine. I have one image on the ...
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Taking screenshot using python

The below code work perfectly when I run it as a console application import gtk.gdk import time w = gtk.gdk.get_default_root_window() sz = w.get_size() print "The size of the window is %d x %d" % ...
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ComboBoxText in Glade / GTK+3 / Python - disappears when displayed 2nd time

I'm trying to implement a drop down list in an Ubuntu app using Glade (GTK+3) and Python. I can get the ComboBoxText to display, populated with strings. However when I close the window it is contained ...
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How do you reorder widgets in Glade?

How can I reorder widgets in the Glade widget tree? For example, assume I have a Glade application that contains this partial tree: box1 (GtkBox) |--button1 (GtkButton) |--button2 (GtkButton) ...