Tkinter Canvas Pre-Buffer

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at
Fri May 5 15:39:30 CEST 2006

dakman at wrote:

> Is there a way that using Tkinter I can pre-render the canvas then draw
> it on the screen?

not really; the canvas is double-buffered, but it regenerates (portions of) the
buffer when necessary.

if you want to draw in a separate buffer, and use that when updating the widget,
you can use the WCK for Tkinter:

for examples, see e.g.


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