Gtk+ Widget Factory Project Homepage

Welcome to the Gtk+ Widget Factory project homepage. The Gtk+ Widget Factory (GWF) is a program to create Gtk+ widgets. It's still in a heavy development phase, as is this homepage, so nothing much can be found here yet. Look at the Gtk+ Homepage for more information about Gtk+ and Widgets.


Current stable version is: 0.7.7
Current development version is: 0.8.0

Sourceforge links

Sourceforge homepage
Project summary
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News

2000-07-14: Version 0.7.7 released

2000-07-12: Version 0.7.6 released

2000-07-12: Version 0.7.5 released

2000-07-10: Version 0.7.4 released

2000-07-03: Work started on the user manual

2000-07-03 : Version 0.7.3 released

2000-06-29 : Version 0.7.2 released

2000-06-24 : Version 0.7.1 released

2000-06-24 : Version 0.7.0 released

2000-05-26 : Version 0.6.0 released

2000-04-31 : Version 0.5.0 released

2000-04-29 : Version 0.4.0 released

2000-04-05 : Version 0.3.0 released

2000-04-05 : This homepage was created

Version numbering explanation:

  1. The first digit represents the current major feature level, which is increased every time a new (major) feaure is added or a huge change is applied
  2. The middle digit represents the current minor feature level, which is increased every time a new (relatively) small feature is added.
  3. The last digit is the current patch level, which is increased every time a fix is applied or a bug is solved.

Main features per version (See the changelog and the roadmap for an extensive list)

Version 0.8.x : Drag-n-Drop functionality
Released on : <Still in development>

Version 0.7.x : Plugin support
Released on : 2000-06-24
Version 0.6.x : Source code writing of widgets
Released on : 2000-05-26
Version 0.5.x : Loading and saving of projects
Released on : 2000 - 04 - 31
Version 0.4.x : Reconstruction and expansion of the GUI
Released on : 2000 - 04 - 29
Version 0.3.x : Added the functionality for plugins although it's not yet intergrated in the rest of the project. Also libxml support was added,although it's not yet in action.
Released on : 2000 - 04 - 05
Version 0.2.x : Creation of a main object which holds all data. Addition of various properties to the project
Released on : 2000 - 03 - 29
Version 0.1.x : Creation of the main GUI and functionality
Released on : 2000 - 03 - 22
Version 0.0.1 : Functionality to save and load projects using a special file format (stored in xml). Functionality to manage mutiple projects. Initial design of the mainwindow, whithout any functionality, just for testing purposes.
Released on : 2000 - 03 - 09
Version 0.0.0 : Just a study version which was used to investigate how the program would be setup. No real functionality here.
Released on : 2000 - 02 - 14


Future Features