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Might there be a way to go native via bindings and a lua module?  I haven't looked at it, but if there are hooks in the right places, I presume one could divert flow to native functions.


On Mar 26, 2011, at 2:15 AM, steve donovan <> wrote:

> On Sat, Mar 26, 2011 at 10:55 AM, Christof Schardt
> <> wrote:
>> But when I tryed it out on windows, I immediatly
>> faced many shortcomings (which apparently are results
>> of using gtk):
> Yes, the GTK file chooser, not everyone's cup of tea!  At least 'go
> native' at this point (20 extra lines of C to give the user the system
> dialog.)
> With a small C core like that, true Windows/Mac ports would not be
> terribly difficult, but would it be worth it?
> The points of customization are not clear.  I just went in a played
> with the source, which does not feel like the 'correct' strategy ;)
> steve d.