[Haskell-cafe] Re: Why binding to existing widget toolkits doesn't make any sense

Heinrich Apfelmus apfelmus at quantentunnel.de
Tue Feb 3 12:45:47 EST 2009

John A. De Goes wrote:
>> Layout combinators in the spirit of TeX or Lout are more
>> flexible while being simpler. In any case, a simple primitive
>>   grid :: [[Rect a]] -> Rect a
>> that arranges widgets in a rectangular grid should be enough for GUIs.
> Spoken like a true programmer who knows nothing about usability. :-)

Hehe, well given that CSS doesn't even have such a primitive... :)



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