[PyQt] Using same code for windows and linux ?

Andreas Pakulat apaku at gmx.de
Tue Feb 23 21:41:55 GMT 2010

On 24.02.10 02:24:43, Jebagnana Das wrote:
> Hello all,
> I developed the GUI (using pyqt) in windows and used setGeometry to position
> the widgets.. When i tried to run the same code in linux it looks
> cluttered..
> And added to that in windows the font size of 8 seems good.. But in linux
> especially in ubuntu it doesn't appear well since the font size is 10 by
> default.. One among the notable differences are the border of the group box
> doesn't appear in linux while it is visible in windows..
> My question is,is there a way that i can make the same code to get the same
> look and feel in windows and linux irrespective of the font and size changes
> and other differences??

Sure, don't use manual layouting, instead leave the layouting to the Qt
layout classes. See http://qt.nokia.com/doc/4.6/layout.html for details.


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