I need a simple windows form handle.

Aaron Brady castironpi at gmail.com
Thu Nov 6 21:55:56 CET 2008

On Nov 6, 7:50 am, 一首诗 <newpt... at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Today I was writing a simple test app for a video decoder library.
> I use python to parse video files and input data to the library.
> I got a problem here,  I need a windows form, and send the form handle
> to the library as a parameter, then it can output video on the form.
> Here is my problem:
>   What is the simplest way to get a windows form which has a handle?
> I tried to use win32py but it seems to be to complicate for my
> purpose.
> And the form would block the main thread even if I call its DoModal
> method on another thread.
> =================
> PS: Finally I decided I can not finish it today so I write a WinForm
> App in C# in 5 minutes and send video from my python app to it by UDP.
> That works.

Why don't you write the GUI in Python?  Check out 'wxPython' and
others.  'wx' programs can get pretty short, something like:

app= wx.PySimpleApp()
frame= wx.Frame( app )
canvas= wx.Canvas( frame )
canvas.Render( my_picture )

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