[Gtk-sharp-list] Gtk-sharp widget library released !
Adam Tauno Williams
awilliam at whitemice.org
Sat May 31 18:26:12 EDT 2008
> Sound's exciting, I've never done a control like that. Any winforms
> calendar control that you've seen and like ?
There are several commercial ones. The only Open Source one I've seen
was with "monocalendar" which is unmaintained, and possibly incomplete.
I originally based mine very roughly off their code.
Commercials ones are <http://www.dbi-tech.com/dbiCalendar.asp> and here
> I will add it for sure in my todo list for the 2.0 version of holly-widgets.
> If you are an adept with Gtk# and would be willing to take a look at our use
> of Gtk#'s ... calendar widget code and to offer us concrete suggestions to
> make it better/faster we'd almost certainly be willing to send you
I'm certainly not! I've muddle through, on a good day. But I'm
certainly willing to co-operate with anyone on making a decent calendar.
Basically I'm just trying to make something that displays n-number of
days and unto which events can be placed. The widget handles the
packing for overlapping events (what I find to be the really hard part).
Events can be dragged around and right-clicked for a context menu.
Dragging is crude but it works. The ability to set event color and
possibly an icon would be nice. Multi-day events currently work. It
might be better if each event was its own event box - not sure.
This calendar is in its own DLL, code is at
<http://code.google.com/p/consonance/source/browse> in the
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