Wrapping a C library in Python
pinard at iro.umontreal.ca
Fri Nov 19 03:55:55 CET 2004
> I've got a C library with about 50 calls in it that I want to wrap in
> Python. I know I could use some tool like SWIG, but that will give me a
> too-literal translation; I want to make some modifications along the way
> to make the interface more Pythonic.
I used Pyrex with both pleasure and success for wrapping C libraries
while giving the API a more Pythonic flavour. I found Pyrex to be a
wonderful tool for easily doing such things.
François Pinard http://pinard.progiciels-bpi.ca
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