Get it

A framework for Python applications with graphical user interfaces.


To use Kiwi, you will need the following packages installed (the links are to the source code directories):

  • GTK+ 2.6.x or higher
  • PyGTK 2.6.x or higher (2.8.x highly recommended)
  • Python 2.3.5 or higher

For optional functionally, you'll need one of the following:

  • gazpacho 0.6.5 or higher (recommended)
  • libglade 2.4.0 or higher
  • ZopeInterface

Gazpacho support has been removed in version 1.9.29, in favor of GtkBuilder.

Getting Kiwi

Kiwi development is now handled in You can get the code using bzr:
$ bzr branch lp:kiwi

Source releases

Win32 binaries can be found here.

Older versions of kiwi, for PyGTK 0.6.x and Gtk+ 1.2.x can be found here.