PHP-GTK 2 Beta !

The PHP-GTK team is proud to announce the release of a beta version of PHP-GTK 2. This release, aptly named extension extravaganza, brings with it tons of new features that you can look forward to:

  • Overall API coverage is now at 90%, with over 95% coverage for just the Gtk+ API.
  • The GtkTreeView widget has been significantly enhanced with custom model and drag-and-drop support
  • Basic clipboard functionality is now supported.
  • Exciting new cross-platform widgets now available through the GtkSpell, GtkExtra, GtkHTML3, libsexy and Scintilla extensions
  • Gtk+ versions 2.8 and 2.10 are now supported, which brings along a host of new features such as enhanced printing support; revamped GtkIconView, GtkNotebook; GtkPlug/GtkSocket support for Win32; and a variety of new widgets like GtkStatusIcon and GtkAssistant.
  • The usual set of bug fixes and unit test additions.

Head over to the download section on and grab a tarball. PHP-GTK 2 is now one step closer to a final release. Thanks to entire PHP-GTK team for making this release possible!