[pypy-dev] Is cpyext dead forever?

Maciej Fijalkowski fijall at gmail.com
Sat May 18 21:45:36 CEST 2013

On Sat, May 18, 2013 at 8:51 PM, Matti Picus <matti.picus at gmail.com> wrote:
> cpyext is currently disabled on default. Is there a branch to revive it?
> Or are we expecting cffi to replace all interaction with external c code?
> I'm not sure what will be more painful, getting the world to rewrite all
> modules or supporting cpyext, both seem non-trivial.
> (I'm opening the discussion here since I'm not sure if everyone was heard in
> the discussion on IRC)
> Matti

It's disabled because I broke it. I'll unbreak it some time soon, it's
just that issue is involved. I'm sorry about that, but there was no
goal to deprecate it any time soon.


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