Storing a C pointer in a Python class instance

lallous lallous at
Wed Sep 30 13:52:38 CEST 2009

Thanks everyone.

Finally, I used Falcolas suggestion and took into consideration 
sturlamolden's comments.

"lallous" <lallous at> wrote in message news:h9sgcn$ivo$1 at
> Hello
> From my C extension module I want to store a C pointer in a given 
> PyObject.
> The only way I figure how to do it is to use Py_BuildValues and store the 
> poiner casted to Py_ssize_t, thus:
> Py_BuildValues("n", (Py_ssize_t)my_ptr)
> Can it be done differently?
> Regards,
> Elias 

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