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wxPython is a GUI toolkit for the Python programming language.  It allows
Python programmers to create programs with a robust, highly functional
graphical user interface simply and easily. It is implemented as a Python
extension module (native code) that wraps the popular wxWidgets cross
platform GUI library which is written in C++.

If you want support for gnomeprint pass GNOMEPRINT=yes to the script. This
will require libgnomeprint and libgnomeprintui, both available from

Another optional dependency is libmspack, which is used by the CHM help

wxPython is a port of wxWidgets and as such compatible to other ports like
wxGTK and wxX11.

Maintained by: Heinz Wiesinger
Keywords: wxWindows,wxGTK,GTK,Python,wxWidgets,wx
ChangeLog: wxPython


Source Downloads:
wxPython-src- (8c06c5941477beee213b4f2fa78be620)

Download SlackBuild:
wxPython.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

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