[pygtk] PyGObject porting help -- constants

jors worbynet at gmail.com
Tue Oct 5 19:56:32 WST 2010


El mar, 05-10-2010 a las 10:51 +0200, Tomeu Vizoso escribió:
> On Tue, Oct 5, 2010 at 10:42, jors <worbynet en gmail.com> wrote:
> > El mar, 05-10-2010 a las 08:56 +0200, Tomeu Vizoso escribió:
> >> On Mon, Oct 4, 2010 at 23:52, Robert Park <rbpark en exolucere.ca> wrote:
> >> > Since nobody's replied and Google doesn't even really know, I emailed
> >> > John Palmieri directly, who kindly explained that the file
> >> > /usr/share/gir-1.0/Gtk-2.0.gir holds all the answers. It's the
> >> > introspection data in XML format, so it's mostly human readable.
> >> >
> >> > For example, I needed to know the new name for the constant
> >> > Gtk.TREE_VIEW_COLUMN_AUTOSIZE, so I searched through the .gir file,
> >> > and eventually found this:
> >> >
> >> >    <enumeration name="TreeViewColumnSizing"
> >> >                 glib:type-name="GtkTreeViewColumnSizing"
> >> >                 glib:get-type="gtk_tree_view_column_sizing_get_type"
> >> >                 c:type="GtkTreeViewColumnSizing">
> >> >      <member name="grow_only"
> >> >              value="0"
> >> >              c:identifier="GTK_TREE_VIEW_COLUMN_GROW_ONLY"
> >> >              glib:nick="grow-only"/>
> >> >      <member name="autosize"
> >> >              value="1"
> >> >              c:identifier="GTK_TREE_VIEW_COLUMN_AUTOSIZE"
> >> >              glib:nick="autosize"/>
> >> >      <member name="fixed"
> >> >              value="2"
> >> >              c:identifier="GTK_TREE_VIEW_COLUMN_FIXED"
> >> >              glib:nick="fixed"/>
> >> >    </enumeration>
> >> >
> >> > The new name of the constant is going to be "Gtk" plus the enumeration
> >> > name "TreeViewColumnSizing", plus the member name "autosize" in ALL
> >> > CAPS, separated by periods. So: Gtk.TreeViewColumnSizing.AUTOSIZE
> >> >
> >> > I hope Google picks this up for the sake of other people like myself
> >> > who've struggled with this.
> >>
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> this is kind of mentioned in
> >> http://live.gnome.org/PyGObject/IntrospectionPorting , see the
> >> pygi-convert.sh script.
> >>
> >> It would be great if you could help making that page more useful (and
> >> maybe easier to find), right now the number of contributors is
> >> ridiculously small compared with the number of people who will have to
> >> port their apps to introspection.
> >
> > Sorry for the late reply, but I've recently published some kind of
> > "intro doc" as a porting howto. It's on spanish, and if Google
> > Translator (or alike) doesn't do the job, I could also translate it.
> >
> > http://enchufado.com/post.php?ID=328
> >
> > Any contrinution is welcome!
> >
> > This couldn't be done without Tomeu, J5 and others help, so... many
> > thanks :)
> 
> It looks great, would be awesome if you could find time to translate
> to english then I would proxy it to Planet GNOME and hopefully someone
> will also put it in Planet Python.

Thanks, and done! Although my english is not perfect and the document
can be considered only a brief introduction to the topic, hope it helps.

http://enchufado.com/post.php?ID=329

Contributions, comments, corrections, spellchecks... :)

> Nice work,
> 
> Tomeu

I prefer yours :D

Cheers,
jors



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