What python can NOT do?

Christian Heimes lists at cheimes.de
Sat Aug 29 01:21:32 CEST 2009


qwe rty wrote:
> i know that an interpreted language like python can't be used to make
> an operating system or system drivers.
> 
> what else can NOT be done in python? what are the limitations of the
> language?

Python is a high level language. It's not designed for low level stuff
like bit operations or direct hardware access. However it can be used as
a glue language for low level code written in C or ASM.

Christian




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