[Numpy-discussion] Compile extension modules with Visual Studio 2005

Chris Barker Chris.Barker at noaa.gov
Wed Jul 25 19:30:22 EDT 2007

Ray Schumacher wrote:
> I agree with others that ctypes might be your best path.

Pyrex is a good bet too:


The advantage with pyrex is that you don't have to write any C at all.

You will have to use a compiler that is compatible with your Python build.

I found MingGW very easy to use with the python.org python2.5 on 
Windows-- distutils has built-in support for it.



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