Python Webstart ?

John Fabiani jfabiani at
Fri Sep 17 18:19:20 CEST 2004

Thomas Guettler wrote:

> Am Fri, 17 Sep 2004 21:43:04 +1000 schrieb huy:
>> Hi,
>> Just wondering if there were any plans (or existing projects) similar to
>> Java webstart for Python. I think this would be a boon for python. I
>> would love to start my new project using Python but the deployment (and
>> long term upgrading) factor is a major itch which pyfreeze and py2exe
>> just doesn't scratch properly.
> Hi,
> what does webstart do?
>  Thomas
Actually it's very useful.  In the Java world you can set a central location
that a webstart program checks for possible updates.  It's very cool.

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