GtkMM Project Generator

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GTK– project skeleton generator

gen_gtkmm is toolset for generation GTK– project skeleton for developmet of desktop and embedded applications.

Developed in python code: 100%.

The README is used to introduce the modules and provide instructions on how to install the modules, any machine dependencies it may have and any other information that should be provided before the modules are installed.

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Table of Contents


debian linux os

gen_gtkmm python3 build

Currently there are three ways to install package

  • Install process based on using pip mechanism
  • Install process based on build mechanism
  • Install process based on mechanism
  • Install process based on docker mechanism
Install using pip

Python package is located at

You can install by using pip

pip3 install gen_gtkmm
Install using build

Navigate to release page download and extract release archive.

To install gen_gtkmm type the following

tar xvzf gen_gtkmm-x.y.z.tar.gz
cd gen_gtkmm-x.y.z/
# python3
python3 -m pip install --upgrade setuptools
python3 -m pip install --upgrade pip
python3 -m pip install --upgrade build
pip3 install -r requirements.txt
python3 -m build --no-isolation --wheel
pip3 install ./dist/gen_gtkmm-*-py3-none-any.whl
rm -f
chmod 755 /usr/local/lib/python3.10/dist-packages/usr/local/bin/
ln -s /usr/local/lib/python3.10/dist-packages/usr/local/bin/ /usr/local/bin/
Install using py setup

Navigate to release page download and extract release archive.

To install modules, locate and run, type the following

tar xvzf gen_gtkmm-x.y.z.tar.gz
cd gen_gtkmm-x.y.z
pip3 install -r requirements.txt
python3 install_lib
python3 install_egg_info
python3 install_data
Install using docker

You can use Dockerfile to create image/container.


gen_gtkmm requires next modules and libraries

Tool structure

gen_gtkmm is based on OOP

Generator structure

        ├── conf/
        │   ├── gen_gtkmm.cfg
        │   ├── gen_gtkmm.logo
        │   ├── gen_gtkmm_util.cfg
        │   ├── project.yaml
        │   └── template/
        │       ├── ccflags.template
        │       ├── header_module.template
        │       ├── ldflags.template
        │       ├── main_module.template
        │       ├── Makefile.template
        │       ├── objects.template
        │       ├── source_module.template
        │       └── sources.template
        ├── log/
        │   └── gen_gtkmm.log
        ├── pro/
        │   ├──
        │   ├──
        │   └──
        └── run/
        6 directories, 18 files


Documentation Status

More documentation and info at

License: GPL v3 License

Copyright (C) 2021 - 2024 by

This tool is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Python itself, either Python version 3.x or, at your option, any later version of Python 3 you may have available.

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