Python Editor or IDE ActiveX control

Stef Mientki stef.mientki at
Fri Aug 27 01:17:34 CEST 2010

 On 27-08-2010 00:22, Thomas Jollans wrote:
> On Thursday 26 August 2010, it occurred to Sathish S to exclaim:
>> Hi Ppl,
>> Is there any python IDE or editor that has an ActiveX control which could
>> be embed in other Windows applications. I'm basically looking to write a
>> application that can show the indentations of python, change the color of
>> keywords etc on a application, which will save this python script and run
>> it from command prompt.
> It sounds to me like you're just looking for any old halfway decent embeddable 
> programmer's editor that happens to have syntax definitions for Python.
> I'd suggest you have a look at Scintilla. Quite a good editing control, I 
> don't think it comes wrapped in ActiveX or anything like that, just interface 
> it in your favourite language using the DLL's C API.
Scintilla is full embedded in wxPython.

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