[Gtk-sharp-list] How the bindings work
Miguel de Icaza
06 Aug 2003 14:56:02 -0400
> I am trying to get the SizeRequest from a GTK widget via gtk-sharp. It
> doesn't seem to work right now: WidthRequest and HeightRequest seem to
> return -1. I'd like to try to fix this, but I'll need a little
> guidance, as I don't know much about language bindings.
My understanding was that -1 was a value returned when the widget was
not "ready" to provide this information. I forget the details, but I
ran into that at some point doing something else (I just forget what it
Maybe you needed to pack the widget/show-the-widget/realize-the-widget?
Something like that.