[Mono-list] Why GTK#?

Miguel de Icaza miguel@ximian.com
22 Apr 2003 14:11:04 -0400

> If you could be so kind as to be more precise about which
> construct/function of Windows Forms is dependent on win32...

class Control {
	public virtual Wndproc (ref Message m);

> (just a thought: doesn't GTK+ have message loop to which those
> functions could be mapped?)

Sure.  You are welcome to contribute them, or read the past discussions
on the subject (use google).

> (On the other hand, If the application "cheats" (i.e. uses Pinvoke) it
> is not a big deal if it doesn't run under linux. )

Plenty of GUI widgets for Winforms do this.