GUI Programming with Python: QT Edition

GUI Programming with Python: QT Edition

Focuses on application development using PyQt, a library extension to the Python programming language.

Tag(s): Python

Publication date: 01 Jan 2002

ISBN-10: 0970033044

ISBN-13: n/a

Paperback: 641 pages

Views: 29,026

Type: N/A

Publisher: OpenDocs, LLC

License: Open Publication License

Post time: 29 Oct 2004 12:30:09

GUI Programming with Python: QT Edition

GUI Programming with Python: QT Edition Focuses on application development using PyQt, a library extension to the Python programming language.
Tag(s): Python
Publication date: 01 Jan 2002
ISBN-10: 0970033044
ISBN-13: n/a
Paperback: 641 pages
Views: 29,026
Document Type: N/A
Publisher: OpenDocs, LLC
License: Open Publication License
Post time: 29 Oct 2004 12:30:09
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The main topic of this book is application development using PyQt, a library extension to the Python programming language ? a library that is meant to form the basis for GUI programming. PyQt is free software, but there is also a commercial IDE available, BlackAdder, that is specially written to assist working with PyQt.

GUI Programming with Python presents both small examples and one really large one. Part I and II of this book concern themselves with concepts: here the examples are small, often amounting to less than one page of code. Part III takes you through the development of a complete, complex application. In this case an editor, but one with a lot of extra features.

The emphasis of the book is firmly on application development, not on creating graphics per se ? although several techniques are mentioned here and there that have to do with creating charts and graphs.

This book is intended for anyone, from beginning software developers, experienced developers, C++ developers who have turned to Python as a rapid prototyping language, and people who want to get acquainted with one of the best-designed GUI toolkits available for Python.
 




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