[Urwid] ANN: Urwid 1.0.0 - Console UI Library

Ian Ward ian at excess.org
Wed Sep 28 20:01:18 EDT 2011

matt wilkie wrote on 2011-09-28 19:44:
> Hi,
> I'm new to urwid, actually discovered it by way of trying to install pudb on
> Windows 7. When I install urwid 1.0.0 on Windows 7, python 2.6, I get the error
> "error: Unable to find vcvarsall.bat"

Hi Matt,

Urwid needs a unix-like environment to run.  Last time I checked on
windows that means downloading Cygwin, and ideally xterm because the
cygwin terminal is pretty terrible.

It would be great to have a cross platform GUI screen for Urwid, but
no-one has written one yet.


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