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It currently builds with ghc 5.04.3 through to 6.8.2
 
It currently builds with ghc 5.04.3 through to 6.8.2
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== Installation Notes ==
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Installing Gtk2Hs on Mac requires some finesse, at least until Haskell Libary Platform is built or ghc-6.8.3 is
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available in macports. (These are planned for late 2008.)
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# Install [http://macports.org MacPorts]
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# Install dependencies:
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sudo port instll glade3 libglade2 gstreamer gst-plugins-base gtksourceview cairo librsvg gtkglext firefox
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# Update PKG_CONFIG_PATH (for libraries)
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  export PKG_CONFIG_PATH=/usr/lib/pkgconfig:/usr/local/lib/pkgconfig:/opt/local/lib/pkgconfig
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# Update ghc to use macports libs: Edit your main <tt>ghc</tt> driver program and change the last line to:
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exec $GHCBIN $TOPDIROPT ${1+"$@"} -L/opt/local/lib -I/opt/local/include
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# Download Gtk2Hs following instructions at [http://www.haskell.org/gtk2hs/downloads/ Gtk2Hs Download page]
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# Check configuration:
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./configure --enable-docs --enable-profiling
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...
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**************************************************
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* Configuration completed successfully.         
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*                                               
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* The following packages will be built:         
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*                                               
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* glib          : yes                           
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* gtk          : yes                           
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* glade        : yes             
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* cairo        : yes               
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* svgcairo      : yes             
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* gtkglext      : yes             
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* gconf        : yes               
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* sourceview    : yes           
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* mozembed      : yes             
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* soegtk        : yes                           
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* gnomevfs      : yes             
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* gstreamer    : yes           
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* documentation : yes                   
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*                                               
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* Now do "(g)make" followed by "(g)make install"
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**************************************************
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# Build and Install:
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make
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sudo make install
  
 
== Demos ==
 
== Demos ==

Revision as of 04:17, 11 August 2008

Contents

1 What is it?

Gtk2Hs is a Haskell binding to Gtk+ 2.x. Using it, one can write Gtk+ based applications with GHC.

2 Homepage

http://haskell.org/gtk2hs/

3 Status

It currently works with Gtk+ 2.0 through to 2.8 on Unix, Win32 and MacOS X. The widget function coverage is almost complete, only a few minor bits and pieces are missing.

It currently builds with ghc 5.04.3 through to 6.8.2

4 Installation Notes

Installing Gtk2Hs on Mac requires some finesse, at least until Haskell Libary Platform is built or ghc-6.8.3 is available in macports. (These are planned for late 2008.)

  1. Install MacPorts
  2. Install dependencies:
sudo port instll glade3 libglade2 gstreamer gst-plugins-base gtksourceview cairo librsvg gtkglext firefox
  1. Update PKG_CONFIG_PATH (for libraries)
 export PKG_CONFIG_PATH=/usr/lib/pkgconfig:/usr/local/lib/pkgconfig:/opt/local/lib/pkgconfig
  1. Update ghc to use macports libs: Edit your main ghc driver program and change the last line to:
exec $GHCBIN $TOPDIROPT ${1+"$@"} -L/opt/local/lib -I/opt/local/include
  1. Download Gtk2Hs following instructions at Gtk2Hs Download page
  2. Check configuration:
./configure --enable-docs --enable-profiling

...

**************************************************
* Configuration completed successfully.           
*                                                 
* The following packages will be built:           
*                                                 
* glib          : yes                             
* gtk           : yes                             
* glade         : yes              
* cairo         : yes                 
* svgcairo      : yes              
* gtkglext      : yes              
* gconf         : yes                 
* sourceview    : yes            
* mozembed      : yes              
* soegtk        : yes                             
* gnomevfs      : yes              
* gstreamer     : yes             
* documentation : yes                    
*                                                 
* Now do "(g)make" followed by "(g)make install"
**************************************************
  1. Build and Install:
make 
sudo make install

5 Demos

5.1 OpenGL and Gtk2Hs

Gtk2Hs/Demos/GtkGLext/hello.hs

Gtk2Hs/Demos/GtkGLext/terrain.hs requires Gtk2Hs/Demos/GtkGLext/terrain.xpm