Chapter 7. Objects Interfacing and Distribution

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This chapter provides information that explains how to interface objects from different applications using Python. First, it demonstrates the techniques to control both external objects from Python and Python objects from external programs. Later, it lists the Python projects currently being developed in this area of study.

Object Interfacing and Distribution

Python has very comprehensive support for object interfacing and distributing technologies. It is particularly well integrated with the Windows platform; its programs can interact with COM and DCOM services.

The win32com Python extensions developed by Mark Hammond can be used to interface Python to Microsoft's COM and ActiveX ...

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