ANN: Pyrex 0.9.9

Gregory Ewing greg.ewing at
Mon Apr 12 02:31:41 CEST 2010

Pyrex 0.9.9 is now available:

Highlights of this release:

* Some facilities for interfacing with C++ code have been

* Changes have been made to the semantics of exception
   catching to improve efficiency.

* Preparation is being made for making 'not None' the
   default for extension type parameters to Python functions.

A more detailed discussion of these changes can be found
in the release notes here:

What is Pyrex?

Pyrex is a language for writing Python extension modules.
It lets you freely mix operations on Python and C data, with
all Python reference counting and error checking handled

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