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C GUI programming

I have been googling, but can seem to find out about C GUI libraries.

My main platform is Windows, but it would be nice to find a cross platform

I've been programming with php, which has a C/C++ syntax structure, but want
to move on to compliled languages.

I was all ready to go with C++ and wxWindows, but I'm applying for an entry
level programming possition. They use their own propriatary language, with
is a structured/proceedural language. I thought that if I study C, it would
make me a better programmer for my employer.

I also have the "Algorithms with C", and "Code Reading" books, that focus
mainly on the C language. I'm sure that it wouldn't be hard for me to change
my thinking and implement both books into a C++ sense.

The main thing is, I love programming in general, but I'd like to be able to
code GUI's also.

Can anyone give me a direction to head in, where I can learn more about GUI
programming in C. Idealy, I'd love to start my compiled language studies
with C, then move on to C++ once I have a solid foundation in
structured/proceedural programming.
Sep 8 '06
30 32282
In article <LK************ *************** ***@bt.com>,
Malcolm <re*******@btin ternet.comwrote :
>Do you have a Microsoft compiler?

Write a minimal Windows program,
>This can all be done in C. You call calling non-ANSI libraries, and there is
quirk about the entry point, but it still very much a C program.
It's a perfectly valid program for a freestanding C implementation.
The entire C standard library is even available, and most of it[1] works
as advertised, which is rather more than is required of a freestanding

(I'll leave it to others to refer to the precise definition of what
makes an implementation freestanding and draw the obvious conclusion
about the platform it's running on.)

[1] The obvious exceptions being the parts that involve stdin, stdout,
and stderr

Dave Vandervies dj******@csclub .uwaterloo.ca
I just thought it would be more topical to tune from C. That would have
been fine if I'd got the pitch of C right.
--Richard Heathfield in comp.lang.c
Sep 11 '06 #31

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