[CM] Plotter in GTK2 available

taube@uiuc.edu taube@uiuc.edu
Sun, 3 Oct 2004 09:56:55 -0500

Well maybe the wait wont be so long -- a few hours ago i was able to open my
first Gtk window in CMU19e AND SBCL-0.14 on a debian box. I also got a Gtk
"destroy" callback to work and not crash the lisp. so im hopefull!

---- Original message ----
>Date: Sun, 03 Oct 2004 10:57:39 -0400
>From: Dave Phillips <dlphilp@bright.net>  
>Subject: Re: [CM] Plotter in GTK2 available  
>To: Rick Taube <taube@uiuc.edu>
>  OSX only ?? Ach, so close, yet so far away.... :(
>  And it's even done with GTK2... <sigh>... But at least there's a 
>shimmering possibility on the far horizon... "Could it be ?! Is that the 
>Plotter for Linux ??!!"... ;-)
>  We continue to await the day... and damn, I wish I had some GTK coding 
>Best regards,
>Rick Taube wrote:
>> There was an old program named Plotter
>> With source code so hacked it did totter.
>>    But in GTK2
>>    Its now spanking brand new,
>> And Zoom even works like it oughter.
>> ---
>> Screenshots, documentation, examples, install instructions, and bug 
>> list are available at:
>> http://pinhead.music.uiuc.edu/~hkt/plotter/doc/dict/plotter-topic.html
>> Tarball download at:
>> http://pinhead.music.uiuc.edu/~hkt/plotter.tar.gz
>> Perversly enough (and despite the fact that I'm using X/GTK2) this 
>> first version is for OSX/OpenMCL only because it turned out that 
>> OpenMCL is the only CLtL that makes it easly to interface to such a 
>> huge library. My goal is to have Plotter (and whatever other GUI stuff 
>> is developed for CM) working in three environments: Darwin/OpenMCL, 
>> Linux/SBCL Linux/Guile. The next step is to try to get it working in 
>> SBCL (partially done), then Guile, and finally to integrate the code 
>> into cm's 2.5.0 cvs tree. If anyone wants to help out with this gui 
>> coding please let me know.