On 11Apr2020 1156, Rhodri James wrote:
On 10/04/2020 18:20, Victor Stinner wrote:
Note: Cython and cffi should be preferred to write new C extensions. This PEP is about existing C extensions which cannot be rewritten with Cython.
If this is true, the documentation on python.org needs a serious rewrite. I am in the throes of writing a C extension, and using Cython or cffi never even crossed my mind.
Sorry you missed the first two sections: "Recommended third party tools" and "Creating extensions without third party tools".
If you have any suggestions on how to make this recommendation more obvious, please open an issue and describe what would have helped.