PyInline Released: Put C source code directly "inline" with your Python!

Ken Simpson ksimpson at ttul.org
Wed Aug 29 23:25:39 CEST 2001


> Question:
> 
> When PyInline supports Perl, will Python users be able to inline Perl
> modules that inline other languages? The mind boggles. PyInline is a nice
> piece of work.

Indeed, when someone writes PyInline.Perl, it will be possible to write
horrors such as the following:

import PyInline

m = PyInline.build("""
use Inline Python => <<'END_OF_PYTHON';
def add(a, b)
    return a + b
END_OF_PYTHON
""", language="Perl")

print m.add(5, 6)
I don't even want to think of the implications...

TTUL
Ken



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