Function References

Diez B. Roggisch deets at
Thu Jul 31 16:39:40 CEST 2008

Diez B. Roggisch wrote:

> squishywaffle at wrote:
>>> Ctypes is a since python2.5 built-in module that allows to declare
>>> interfaces to C-libraries in pure python. You declare datatypes and
>>> function prototypes, load a DLL/SO and then happily work with it. No C,
>>> no compiler, no refcounts, no nothing.
>>> And you can pass python-functions as callbacks.
>> The first sentence (and some really crummy licensing restrictions
>> imposed by the library distributor) alone here excludes this as a
>> valid option for this particular case, I definitely need Python 2.4
>> support.
> How much more liberal can it get than MIT-licensed?
> """
> to deal in the Software without restriction, including
> without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish,
> distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to
> permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to
> the following conditions:
> """

Sorry, missed the paragraph

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be
included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

Still, AFAIK MIT is pretty liberal.


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