[Python-Dev] Using Cython for standard library?

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Wed Nov 5 20:10:17 CET 2008

> I think it is also a good idea to write things using pure Python
> syntax in Cython, so that all other Python implementations, like
> Jython, Pypy, IronPython can just take it and run it in pure Python
> mode. Pure Python syntax means that the code runs in Python
> unmodified, but can also be compiled with Cython. Pure Python syntax
> was only recently added to Cython, so I guess it should be well tested
> first.
> What do you think?

I wait. I have never dealt with Cython, and will leave it the time to
mature that its authors find necessary. When it is ready, we will see
what it can do.


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