[pygtk] gtk.TextView dimensions

A.T.Hofkamp a.t.hofkamp at tue.nl
Tue Dec 18 16:52:49 WST 2007


Lennon Cook wrote:
> Is there a way to set the dimensions of a TextView in units of
> characters wide, and lines high?

Eh, what is the 'unit of characters wide' with a proportional font?

For a fixed font, take any character, query its width and height, and multiply 
by the desired number of lines and characters seems to be the easiest solution.

Albert



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