The pygtkcompat module provides a PyGTK compatible API on top of gobject-introspection which makes it possible to run your application on top of both PyGTK and gobject-introspection at the same time.

Before using it you should port your application to using latest API, available 2.24, for instance:

and so on.

Once an application has been updated to the latest PyGTK API, you can then import pygtkcompat and enable the parts you need. For instance, to enable PyGTK compatible API on top of the Gtk 3.0 typelib, use the following:

That's it, if you're lucky enough and you're not using any strange/weird apis you should be able to run your application. If you want an app to be compatible with both PyGTK and PyGI, you can use the following technique:

Projects/PyGObject/PyGTKCompat (last edited 2013-11-23 00:13:41 by WilliamJonMcCann)