Re: GLib doesn't find the ui resource
- Date: Wed, 30 Aug 2017 16:42:12 +0100
- From: Emmanuele Bassi <ebassi@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: GLib doesn't find the ui resource
On 30 August 2017 at 14:48, Sascha Manns <Sascha.Manns@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hello list,
> i have written some ui files which are compiled through make . I
> installed the compiled file in /usr/share/gnome-publisher.
> Also i used this lines to add stuff from the resource:
> builder = Gtk.Builder()
> builder.add_from_resource("/org/gnome/Publisher/ui/main_intro.ui") 
Did you remember to load the GResource bundle you installed under your
datadir, when you start your Python application?
C libraries and applications can take advantage of constructor
functions called before main(), and the ability to embed the resources
into the binary; Python (and other languages) do not have support for
that, so you need to explicitly load the GResource.
In Python, you can use:
from gi.repository import Gio
datadir = ... # Set this one up from your configuration
resource = Gio.Resource.load(os.path.join(datadir, 'gnome-publisher',
This will load the bundle and register it.
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