[grapefruit] Can't fit tooltips into grapefruit "box" model

Roman Cheplyaka roma at ro-che.info
Fri May 15 15:30:30 EDT 2009

* Wolfgang Jeltsch <g9ks157k at acme.softbase.org> [2009-05-15 21:15:18+0200]
> Am Freitag, 15. Mai 2009 21:04 schrieb Roman Cheplyaka:
> > * Wolfgang Jeltsch <g9ks157k at acme.softbase.org> [2009-05-15 20:46:08+0200]
> >
> > > Isn’t a tooltip just a string? How would you “create” a tooltip?
> >
> > No, […] "Tooltips" is an object representing tooltip group. You need it
> > to set tooltip string for a widget.
> Yes, Tooltips is a tooltip *group*. A tooltip (without s) is just a string, 
> you associate with a widget, and therefore cannot be “created” like an 
> object.
> I think, I misunderstood your earlier mail. You said: “create new Tooltips 
> every time”. You probably meant, creating a new object of type Tooltips every 
> time a tooltip changes. However, I thought, you mean creating a new tooltip 
> (singular) every time the signal changes. So I said that a tooltip (singular) 
> cannot be created.
> I would not create a Tooltips object (tooltip group) everytime, the tooltip 
> signal changes, but only once per widget.

Hence my question "how to do this in grapefruit" asked in the first
Can you please show an example?

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