A little Python library for making simple Electron-like HTML/JS GUI apps

What is Eel?

Python3 library for making simple Electron-like offline HTML/JS GUI apps, with full access to Python capabilities and libraries. It hosts a local webserver, then lets you annotate functions in Python so that they can be called from Javascript, and vice versa.

Eel is a tool in the Cross-Platform Desktop Development category of a tech stack.

Eel is an open source tool with 2.74K Github Stars and 193 Github Forks. Here’s a link to Eel's open source repository on Github

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