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# Cross-Platform GUI Programming with wxWidgets - Smart, Hock, & Csomor
# C++ Example from pg 195 - Sizers -Dialog with streatching text control
# Ported to wxPerl by James M. Lynes Jr. - Last Modified 9/24/2012
use 5.010;
use strict;
use warnings;
use Wx qw(:everything);
# create the WxApplication
my $app = Wx::SimpleApp->new;
my $dialog = Wx::Dialog->new(undef, -1, "Sizer Dialog Example",
wxDefaultPosition, wxDefaultSize,
# Example specific code
sub mydialog {
my ($dialog)= @_;
# Create two Sizers
my $topSizer = Wx::BoxSizer->new(wxVERTICAL);
my $buttonSizer = Wx::BoxSizer->new(wxHORIZONTAL);
# Create a Text Control, and OK and CANCEL Buttons
my $textCtrl = Wx::TextCtrl->new($dialog, wxID_ANY, "Stretching Text Control...",
wxDefaultPosition, Wx::Size->new(100, 60), wxTE_MULTILINE);
my $buttOk = Wx::Button->new($dialog, wxID_OK, "OK");
my $buttCancel = Wx::Button->new($dialog, wxID_CANCEL, "Cancel");
# Associate Text Control and buttons with Sizers
$topSizer->Add($textCtrl, 1, wxEXPAND, wxALL, 10);
$buttonSizer->Add($buttOk, 0, wxALL, 10);
$buttonSizer->Add($buttCancel, 0, wxALL, 10);
# Associate Button Sizer with TopSizer
$topSizer->Add($buttonSizer, 0, wxALIGN_CENTER);
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