Wx

Section: User Contributed Perl Documentation (3)
Updated: 2008-01-21
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NAME

Wx - interface to the wxWidgets cross-platform GUI toolkit  

SYNOPSIS

    use Wx;

    my $app = Wx::SimpleApp->new;
    my $frame = Wx::Frame->new( undef, -1, 'Hello, world!' );

    $frame->Show;
    $app->MainLoop;

 

DESCRIPTION

The Wx module is a wrapper for the wxWidgets (formerly known as wxWindows) GUI toolkit.

This module comes with extensive documentation in HTML format; you can download it from http://wxperl.sourceforge.net/  

INSTALLATION

Please see docs/INSTALL.pod in source package.  

Windows XP look

For standalone (packed using PAR, Perl2Exe, Perl2App, ...) applications to get Windows XP look, a file named "App.exe.manifest" (assuming the program is named "App.exe") and containing the text below must be placed in the same directory as the executable file.

  <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes"?>
  <assembly xmlns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:asm.v1" manifestVersion="1.0">
      <assemblyIdentity
          processorArchitecture="x86"
          version="5.1.0.0"
          type="win32"
          name="Controls"
      />
      <description>Super wxPerl Application</description>
      <dependency>
          <dependentAssembly>
              <assemblyIdentity
                  type="win32"
                  name="Microsoft.Windows.Common-Controls"
                  version="6.0.0.0"
                  publicKeyToken="6595b64144ccf1df"
                  language="*"
                  processorArchitecture="x86"
          />
      </dependentAssembly>
      </dependency>
  </assembly>

 

AUTHOR

Mattia Barbon <mbarbon@cpan.org>  

LICENSE

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.


 

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