Brussels / 2 & 3 February 2013


Widget Layout, tutorial

Widget layout has landed in LibreOffice. By reusing the gtk builder format this means that LibreOffice dialogs can now be edited visually with glade with immediate results, instead of the traditional; blind-edit, compile, run and profuse swearing, development cycle of the legacy .src format. Here's a tutorial in how to convert an existing dialog to .ui format. Tip, tricks and common design patterns to help you get involved.


Caolán McNamara