[pygtk] Getting string with in pixels

Walter Leibbrandt walter at translate.org.za
Fri Feb 13 22:46:32 WST 2009


Vladimír Jícha wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm trying to get width of a text string. I found a FAQ 4.15 
> (http://faq.pygtk.org/index.py?req=show&file=faq04.015.htp) which has a 
> solution for this. But unfortunately it doesn't work. If I use "font = 
> widget.get_style().font", I get following error message: AttributeError: 
> 'gtk.Style' has no attribute 'font'.
> Is the FAQ outdated? What syntax should I use?
> Thank yo
Try widget.get_style().get_font().

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