[IronPython] Hosting a python engine inside a windows form from IronPython code.
joesox at gmail.com
Wed Oct 10 23:24:04 CEST 2007
On 10/10/07, Tim Riley <riltim at gmail.com> wrote:
> I am looking for some direction for running a GUI based IronPython
> console from IronPython code. I have found a sample of hosting
> IronPython in IronPython that Mr. Foord had created but it doesn't
> help me out with figuring out how to tie it to a RichTextBox. Has
> anyone done this and if so do they have any pointers they are willing
> to share?
I am the author of IronTextBox
which is currently only for IP1
I have started an IP2 version looking at many different ways to due it
but I have concluded to wait until IP2 is at least beta. Even then, I
do wish IP2 was easier to integrate with textbox and richedit
controls. But I really haven't invested much time into IronTextBox 2
so I still might be able to pull something off in the next few months.
To be honest I really haven't been using IP2 until recently. Ideally,
I would like as close as the Visual Studio IronPython Console as
possible (color coding autocomplete etc.) but I was unable to find a
hook at the time I was looking. But then the IronTextBox user would
have to have Visual Studio installed and that really isn't ideal.
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