[wingide-users] Native on OS X?

Pete pfein at pobox.com
Fri Nov 7 07:52:08 MST 2008


On Nov 7, 2008, at 8:39 AM, Michael Foord wrote:

> Geoffrey S. Knauth wrote:
>> On Nov 7, 2008, at 08:21, Lennart Regebro wrote:
>>> the lack of native support for WingIDE is definitely a drawback of  
>>> OS X.
>>
>> I'm actually impressed how well WingIDE works on OS X even though I  
>> have to launch X11.
>>
>>
> It works very well, but isn't what you'd call beautiful. :-)
>
> My pet peeve is the way that tooltips for wing show up even when  
> another window is covering wing. Moving away from X11 might solve  
> that.

My pet peeve is that it's like running completely different OS/ 
desktop. ;-(

Not that GTK/X11 is inherently bad, just that running something else  
within OS X is often annoying and painful.


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