pointers

Maxim Khesin max at cNvOiSsiPoAnMtech.com
Sun Dec 28 19:28:45 CET 2003


No.
Lack of direct support for pointers was a conscious decision of the 
language designer. Raw pointer usage is annecessary evil as far as 
python's target programs are concerned. If you absolutely need pointer 
aceess you can get them via 3d party ctypes module.


km wrote:

> Hi all,
> 
> may i know  if  there is any plans of  introducing the concept of pointers into python language as in C ?  (atleast in future versions ?)
> 
> regards,
> thanks
> KM
> 
> 
> 




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