JavaScript GTK tutorial

This is JavaScript GTK tutorial. In this tutorial, you will learn the basics of GUI programming in GTK with JavaScript. The tutorial is suitable for beginners and intermediate programmers.

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The GTK is a library for creating graphical user interfaces. The library is created in C programming language. The GTK library is also called the GIMP Toolkit. Originally, the library was created while developing the GIMP image manipulation program. Since then, the GTK became one of the most popular toolkits under Linux and BSD Unix. Today, most of the GUI software in the open source world is created in Qt or in GTK. Language bindings exist for C++, Python, Perl, Java, C#, JavaScript, PHP and other programming languages.

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The GTK+ tutorial covers the GTK in its native language. There are tutorials for other bindings on ZetCode. Ruby GTK tutorial, C# GTK# tutorial, Java Gnome tutorial, PyGTK tutorial or Visual Basic GTK# tutorial.

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