XUL behavior in Python via XPCOM, Mozilla

Terry Hancock hancock at anansispaceworks.com
Sun Nov 13 00:03:39 CET 2005

On 12 Nov 2005 12:47:58 -0800
"Devan L" <devlai at gmail.com> wrote:
> Nufox?
> http://trac.nunatak.com.au/projects/nufox
Nufox is a server-side tool to *generate* XUL from Python.

is a XUL-interpreter written in Python, which
therefore *replaces* Mozilla for XUL-based GUI applications.
It scripts in Python or Java by default.

But then there's the announcement at
by Brenden Eich that will use the PyXPCOM work by Mark
Hammond to put python scripting capability into the Mozilla
XUL engine, so that you can use
script="application/x-python" in order to do behavior
scripting in Python from within XUL running on top of

I was also a little foggy about the relationship between
these components (which I hope I've just spelled out for the

Thanks for the replies,

Terry Hancock (hancock at AnansiSpaceworks.com)
Anansi Spaceworks http://www.AnansiSpaceworks.com

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