[Tkinter-discuss] background threading

Kevin Walzer kw at codebykevin.com
Wed Apr 7 00:37:42 CEST 2010

On 4/6/10 5:03 PM, Nemes Andrei wrote:

> Another solution to the problem would be pointing me to a more
> convenient tray icon constructor (instructions how to use would be
> greatly appreciated) if you know any.
> I hope someone can help me. Thank you for your time and support.

This seems a rather convoluted way to do things. There are various Tk 
extensions that provide system tray functionality and it should be 
fairly simple to write a Python wrapper for them.

If you're on Windows, look at winico:


If you're on *Nix, look at tktray:


or freedock:



Kevin Walzer
Code by Kevin

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