Standard GUI framework inspired by Qt

Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d digitalmars-d at
Mon Mar 9 02:18:37 PDT 2015

On Mon, 2015-03-09 at 08:56 +0000, Dejan Lekic via Digitalmars-d wrote:
> I would rather have a GUI framework inspired by JavaFX, plus some 
> features that could be added on top of it, that are related to 
> the fact that D programmers can utilize hardware directly. JavaFX 
> is in my humble opinion one of the best designed GUI APIs in 
> existence today. Similar D API would be smaller because we would 
> get rid of typical Java bloat.

And using GroovyFX to code it gets rid of much of the Java bloat. Sadly
the JavaFX team have created a nice piece of infrastructure but forget
to mention that coding it using Groovy is way easier that using Java.

Of course using a UI development framework such as Griffon makes things
even easier.

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