[Mono-list] Using some kind of ListView / TreeView with Gtk# and glade-2?

fd fd0h1440@yahoo.co.uk
27 Feb 2003 15:24:47 +0000

On Thu, 2003-02-27 at 14:46, Charles-Louis wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm writing a small application in mono with gtk# and glade2, and I have
> to use some kind of a listview.
> I saw that these are deprecated items, and that you now have a
> TreeListView.
> My Questions are:
> 1. How can you define the number of columns on a listview? By default,
> Glade inserts two columns...
> 2. How can you insert Data into these Columns? Data is added
> automatically (not editable), one line at a time. The documentation on
> these items is very scarce, so I don't know if I can add a string, an
> icon,... into different columns. Is it something like
> TreeView.AddData(...)?

Glade doesn't insert any columns or data, nor does it create ListStores
or TreeStores. This is left up to you to do in code. Until the Handbook
covers the topic completely, you'd be best off going by the
documentation for TreeView at  http://developer.gnome.org/ along with
the example in gtk-sharp/sample. There's also a list for Gtk#-related
issues (gtk-sharp-list).

There is work going on to make the TreeView API more intuitive (eg. not
requiring explicit GLib.Value calls), but this might take a while to get