[Haskell-cafe] Re: How to do this in Haskell

Joe Buehler jbuehler at spirentcom.com
Mon Nov 12 16:16:45 EST 2007

Chris Smith wrote:

> Right, which is why I'm trying to avoid reinventing it.  Writing a new 
> HTML editor is not even a consideration.  I'm looking at the effort to 
> integrate the Mozilla editor component, and wondering if there are other 
> components that could be used instead in a Gtk2Hs application.

A not-so-well-known feature of X11 is reparenting of windows.  You should
be able to take any X11 app and have it display in a window of your choice
inside your app.  So pick an HTML editor and integrate it into your app
that way.

Joe Buehler

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