[Openmcl-devel] Gtk "Hello, world" example in OpenMCL

Andrew P. Lentvorski, Jr. bsder at mail.allcaps.org
Mon Aug 9 10:35:21 PDT 2004

On Aug 9, 2004, at 6:22 AM, Rick Taube wrote:

>> When I last looked, I thought that the gtk support in openmcl was Gtk 
>> 1.X and PPC Linux only.  It never actually ran for Gtk 2.X or for any 
>> flavor of OS X.
> Of course, my OpenMCL :GTK interface directory is not the same as that 
> shipped with Openmcl's linux headers! I made my own .cbb files by 
> first installing all GTK+2 libs and headers via Fink and then using 
> FFIGEN to generate my own .cdb database for darwin/gtk2. I  then wrote 
> a program that uses the "gtk.ffi" file output by FFIGEN to 
> automatically generate many lisp wrapper functions that implement a 
> (slightly) higher interface to GTK then the raw #_ traps that openmcl 
> provides.

Cool.  Any pointers to your code?  I would be especially interested in 
the program which uses the "gtk.ffi" file as I am going to need to wrap 


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