[pypy-dev] Pure Python Math Library

Alex Gaynor alex.gaynor at gmail.com
Wed Nov 16 18:40:47 CET 2011


On Wed, Nov 16, 2011 at 12:38 PM, Blaine <frikker at gmail.com> wrote:

> I imagine pypy uses libc math through ctypes, since pypy and ctypes play
> well together.
>
> Thanks for all the tips, I'll probably just wait to see what the
> maintainer thinks about mapping to haskell's math library.
> Blaine
>
>
>
> On Wed, Nov 16, 2011 at 12:36 PM, Benjamin Peterson <benjamin at python.org>wrote:
>
>> 2011/11/16 Blaine <frikker at gmail.com>:
>> > Thanks Alex and Benjamin.
>> >   I'm sorry - you're right it isn't exactly related to pypy. I hope I
>> didn't
>> > break any rules. I was hoping that someone else may have come across
>> this
>> > because the only time I've needed to port compiled modules to python is
>> when
>> > I wanted to use them with pypy.
>> > Blaine
>>
>> I don't PyPy will be very helpful to you, since it uses the libc math
>> functions.
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Regards,
>> Benjamin
>>
>
>
No, PyPy has an RPython math module which calls libc.

Alex

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