pythonCOM with Flash

John J. Lee jjl at
Sat Jun 14 22:48:04 CEST 2003

Dave Brueck <dave at> writes:
> On Sat, 14 Jun 2003, John J. Lee wrote:
> > Or use IE as the control container.  I think Alex Martelli has posted
> > here about this (probably at length ;-) in the past.
> I don't think this would do what the OP wants, though. The point (as I
> understood it) was to be able to use Python for the underlying app logic
> and Flash as the UI.

Yep, I understood that.

> If you put the Flash control inside IE you're really
> not that much closer to the goal and you've created more work for yourself
> since you have to fiddle with both Python <--> IE as well as IE <--> Flash
> control.

Not according to Alex.  See the first message here:

Admittedly, I haven't tried it myself.


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