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Re: The future of binary embedding


L. David Baron Feb 25, 2012 8:59 AM
Posted in group: mozilla.dev.embedding
On Saturday 2012-02-25 00:53 -0800, luke.l...@gmail.com wrote:
> On Monday, March 28, 2011 10:03:11 PM UTC+1, Benjamin Smedberg wrote:
> >     * Embedding Mozilla rendering into other processes is a tough
> >       problem.
>
>  no it's not - the python-hulahop widget uses GTK just like
>  firefox does: it works perfectly, and it even provides access to
>  XPCOM so that python-xpcom can get hold of the NPAPI and use DOM
>  functionality in exactly the same way that javascript does [when
>  xulrunner is embedded in firefox]

Has PyXPCOM been hooked up to the cycle collector yet, or do uses of
APIs that depend on cycle collection just leak memory?

-David

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