How GUI should be programmed?Edit

Essay by Dương H. Nguyễn <cmpitg at g-mail dot com>

Last modified: Cmpitg 14:29, May 9, 2012 (UTC)

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I love beautiful, honest, and well-cared GUI (Graphical User Interface). Althought, as a fan of CLI (Command Line Interface).

GUI programming has never been my hobby.

The uglyEdit

Why I hate GUI programming? Let's take some examples to demonstrate my point shall we?



FOX Toolkit

  • Over-complicated and ugly APIs
  • Inconsistency
  • Bad bad bad documentation, for users as well as for developers -> How documentation should be written?