vbox is the real implementation of abstract type box.
box instances can be created from hbox, and vbox respectively.
box has child widgets stored in a GList with data pointer
to the structure 'GtkBoxChild'.
You see add elements to a hbox using the function of box API.
Adding from the start, for a Hbox implies that the elements
get added from L-R. conversely for a adding from end, implies
a R-L addition order of widget.
Creating a new hbox is a simple matter of using the constructor
GtkWidget* gtk_hbox_new (gboolean homogeneous,
if TRUE, homogenous sets all child widgets to same size,
and spacing is the requested space between child widgets.
see also: box, container
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