[Gtk-sharp-list] Re: Gnome Tutorial

Martin Willemoes Hansen mwh@sysrq.dk
07 Mar 2003 17:01:56 +0100

On Thu, 2003-03-06 at 13:52, Pablo Baena wrote:
> Hi! I was looking today at the gtk-sharp/gnometutorial/PEOPLE and
> acknowledged that I should have contributed much more than I did (only
> the introduction to Eclipse :(), it's only that I got distracted by
> trivial things like trying to get a job to pay my education. 
> I just wanted to tell you that the Mencoder front-end for ripping DVDs
> that is mentioned in gtk-sharp/gnometutorial/PEOPLE is in
> http://gnomencoder.sourceforge.net, I just thought that it could be
> used for more than just eating dust in the corner, i.e. as an example
> application for beginners. It's a hack, I know, but if more people put
> their eyes into it I can improve it so that newcomers can understand
> it better. In this little app I coped with issues like interacting
> with native libraries, launching processes, use of threads, using
> gconf, made a clear distinction on base classes, interfaces and
> implementations (obvious OO stuff, but maybe not for newbies), among
> others.
> You just tell me if it can serve for anything. Maybe just making a
> list of little apps for beginners would help.
> -- 
> Pablo Baena <pbaena@uol.com.ar>

I added it to the list of sample apps Appendix :o) Along with two little
samples I made.
Martin Willemoes Hansen

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