What are the differences between SWIG and Boost.Python?

Niki Spahiev spahievi at vega.bg
Sat Apr 5 23:46:59 CEST 2003

4/5/2003, 16:40:13, Roy Smith wrote:

RS> Plus I saw a recent reference to something called SIP?

RS> There was a recent item on slashdot lamenting how much effort is wasted 
RS> in the free software community on reinventing the wheel, and how much 
RS> better off we would be if there was less NIH going on and more people 
RS> cooperating on fewer projects.  Do we really need a half-dozen ways to 
RS> make Python talk to C/C++?

Unfortunately SIP can't handle smart pointers.

Niki Spahiev

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