0
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1answer
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How does a graphical front-end control a daemon?

I'm developing a file sync daemon on Ubuntu as a hobby project, and I'm thinking I might want to develop a graphical front-end at some point which will let me control it. How can a GUI control and ...
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1answer
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What program should i use to create a simple GUI and be able to draw some objects? [closed]

Me and my team we are working on a team project for University needs. What we are doing is that we are reading some values from text files and then draw some objects on screen (A big square and a few ...
0
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1answer
96 views

Simple GUI to display static text informations

I would like to know if there is a way to write or modify a simple program (I don't really care what language it'll use) that can be launched in GUI mode and will display formated text and URL that ...
3
votes
3answers
7k views

Fast way to create gui for bash app

I want to build a simple GUI for an app that use bash so for example clicking on a button would execute some bash commands and so one. There's a GUI creator also simple, i need only buttons and ...
21
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4answers
6k views

What's the difference between GTK and QT?

Please bear with me as I'm a newcomer to Linux. I've been writing GUI programs in REALbasic on a Mac for several years. I'm trying to learn Python and I want to write GUI apps for Linux (primarily ...
10
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2answers
758 views

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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vote
1answer
80 views

Graphical shortcut to command

In this answer, this command is recommended: wine /media/cdrom/app.exe How can I make a simple graphical program to let me choose a variable for the file that was chosen in the command?
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4answers
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How do I get started with an Ubuntu friendly GUI framework?

I have a few small scripts that I use for routine tasks. They require simple parameters to run. Rather than running them from the terminal, I'd prefer to pick something from the menu, be presented ...