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import wx
import string

import sys

ID_ICON_TIMER = wx.NewId()

##
# The IconBar class
#
class IconBar:

    ##
    # \brief the constructor default left: red, default right: green
    #
    def __init__(self,l_off=[128,0,0],l_on=[255,0,0],r_off=[0,128,0],r_on=[0,255,0]):
        self.s_line = "\xff\xff\xff"+"\0"*45
        self.s_border = "\xff\xff\xff\0\0\0"
        self.s_point = "\0"*3
        self.sl_off = string.join(map(chr,l_off),'')*6
        self.sl_on = string.join(map(chr,l_on),'')*6
        self.sr_off = string.join(map(chr,r_off),'')*6
        self.sr_on = string.join(map(chr,r_on),'')*6

    ##
    # \brief gets a new icon with 0 <= l,r <= 5
    #
    def Get(self,l,r):
        s=""+self.s_line
        for i in range(5):
            if i<(5-l):
                sl = self.sl_off
            else:
                sl = self.sl_on

            if i<(5-r):
                sr = self.sr_off
            else:
                sr = self.sr_on

            s+=self.s_border+sl+self.s_point+sr+self.s_point
            s+=self.s_border+sl+self.s_point+sr+self.s_point
            s+=self.s_line

        image = wx.EmptyImage(16,16)
        image.SetData(s)

        bmp = image.ConvertToBitmap()
        bmp.SetMask(wx.Mask(bmp, wx.WHITE)) #sets the transparency colour to white 

        icon = wx.EmptyIcon()
        icon.CopyFromBitmap(bmp)

        return icon

##
# The TaskBarIcon class
#
class MyTaskBarIcon(wx.TaskBarIcon):

    l = 0
    r = 0

    ##
    # \brief the constructor
    #
    def __init__(self, frame):
        wx.TaskBarIcon.__init__(self)
        self.frame = frame
        self.IconBar = IconBar((127,127,0),(255,255,0),(0,127,127),(0,255,255))
        self.SetIconBar(self.l,self.r)

    ##
    # \brief sets the icon timer
    #
    def SetIconTimer(self):
        self.icon_timer = wx.Timer(self, ID_ICON_TIMER)
        wx.EVT_TIMER(self, ID_ICON_TIMER, self.BlinkIcon)
        self.icon_timer.Start(100)

    ##
    # \brief blinks the icon and updates self.l and self.r
    #
    def BlinkIcon(self, event):
        self.SetIconBar(self.l,self.r)
        self.l += 1
        if self.l > 5:
            self.l = 0
            self.r += 1
            if self.r > 5:
                self.r = 0
    ##
    # \brief sets the icon bar and a message
    #
    def SetIconBar(self,l,r):
        icon = self.IconBar.Get(l,r)
        self.SetIcon(icon, "L:%d,R:%d"%(l,r))

##
# The task bar application
#
class TaskBarApp(wx.Frame):

    ##
    # \brief the constructor
    #
    def __init__(self, parent, id, title):
        wx.Frame.__init__(self, parent, -1, title, size = (1, 1),
            style=wx.FRAME_NO_TASKBAR|wx.NO_FULL_REPAINT_ON_RESIZE)

        self.tbicon = MyTaskBarIcon(self)
        self.tbicon.SetIconTimer()

        self.Show(True)

##
# The main application wx.App class
#
class MyApp(wx.App):
    def OnInit(self):
        frame = TaskBarApp(None, -1, ' ')
        frame.Center(wx.BOTH)
        frame.Show(False)
        return True

def main(argv=None):
    if argv is None:
        argv = sys.argv

    app = MyApp(0)
    app.MainLoop()

if __name__ == '__main__':
    main()

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