GObject bindings continued...

Mike Kestner mkestner at ximian.com
Sat Mar 20 21:11:04 PST 2004

On Sat, 2004-03-20 at 11:24, Havoc Pennington wrote:

> And there's gtk-doc and whatever pygtk uses and so forth. This wheel has
> been reinvented a few times ;-)

Well, what I was trying to convey was that I've already reinvented it in
XML form, as opposed to s-exprs, or whatever gtk-doc uses.

> > 
> > The thing I'm really missing right now is class method introspection. 
> > There really is no way to intelligently override and chain to virtual
> > methods now.  Basically, clones of g_signal_override_class_closure and
> > g_signal_chain_from_overridden.  I don't know if you guys will trip over
> > this for your application as well.
> You're pointing out there's no way to override a method that isn't
> registered as a signal, or am I misunderstanding?

Yes, that's the issue.  Non-signal "vtable method" overriding and

Mike Kestner <mkestner at ximian.com>

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