Efficient data flow between orthogonal C extensions?

Thomas Heller theller at python.net
Fri Jun 6 19:27:58 CEST 2003


Just <just at xs4all.nl> writes:

> In article <slrnbe1ipf.1vo.mlh at furu.idi.ntnu.no>,
>  mlh at furu.idi.ntnu.no (Magnus Lie Hetland) wrote:
> 
> > In article <fzmnvhly.fsf at python.net>, Thomas Heller wrote:
> > >mlh at furu.idi.ntnu.no (Magnus Lie Hetland) writes:
> > [snip]
> > >I have no answer to this question, and haven't really followed the
> > >thread, but I have the vague impression that ctypes could also help
> > >here. It allows to create C callable callback functions from Python
> > >callable objects, see the qsort example in the tutorial.
> > 
> > Sounds good -- but that's only under Windows? (Or?)
> 
> Windows and any unix that's supported by libffi.

Right.

Here's the success list: Windows, Linux, MacOS X, (new!) Solaris.

Thomas




More information about the Python-list mailing list