Python compiler -> py to C, py to ELF

Peter Maas fpetermaas at
Wed Mar 31 12:03:34 CEST 2004

Yermat wrote:
> If you just want an exe file, also see py2exe 
> (
> If what you want is something faster than python but not an ELF file 
> then also look at pyrex.

If the goal is fast code dont' forget psyco. It is an extremely
simple to use JIT compiler and can speed up Python scripts
dramatically (scripts that aren't just waiting for system I/O
calls to return). Example: Ackermann's function of the Great Language
Shootout: factor 70.

Mit freundlichen Gruessen,

Peter Maas

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