Pro PHP-GTK by Scott MattocksPro PHP-GTK by Scott Mattocks


byScott Mattocks

Hardcover | April 18, 2006

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PHP is gaining positive reputation for its system administration and client-side application development capabilities. This administration and development is accomplished using the PHP-GTK extension. You can take advantage of client-side applications by implementing language bindings for the GTK (the GIMP Toolkit) library for creating cross-platform graphical user interfaces.

Pro PHP-GTKacts as both a definitive reference and a hands-on tutorial to the PHP-GTK extension. The book couples the extension's key topics with practical examples to guide you through a real-world project: developing a database-driven client-side inventory manager. You#151;ll also learn how to integrate this feature with other emerging technologies like SOAP and RSS, and how to generate XML-based interfaces.

Scott Mattocks is the lead e-commerce engineer at Yamaha Music Interactive, where he oversees the development of several PHP-related projects. Scott has been working with PHP and PHP-GTK for almost his entire career. Not only has Scott been working with these tools, but he has also been giving back to the community in many ways. Scott ...
Title:Pro PHP-GTKFormat:HardcoverDimensions:368 pages, 23.5 × 17.8 × 0.1 inPublished:April 18, 2006Publisher:APRESS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1590596137

ISBN - 13:9781590596135

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Table of Contents

  1. Introducing PHP-GTK
  2. Installing PHP-GTK
  3. Understanding PHP-GTK Basics
  4. Handling Events and Signals
  5. Getting an Application Up and Running
  6. Laying Out Applications
  7. Displaying and Collecting Simple Data
  8. Using Multiline Text
  9. Working with Trees and Lists
  10. Scrolling
  11. Adding Menus and Toolbars
  12. Adding Images
  13. Drag-and-Drop
  14. Using Selectors & Dialogs
  15. Doing Background Work
  16. Changing the Look and Feel
  17. Distributing PHP-GTK Applications