simple(?) Python C module question
tjreedy at udel.edu
Thu Nov 18 04:42:06 CET 2010
On 11/17/2010 7:25 PM, Mark Crispin wrote:
>> Have you looked at ctypes? It's not suitable for all libraries, but
>> it can often obviate the need to write any C code:
> Hmm. I don't think that it helps, especially as I don't really want to
> make the consumers of this module know anything about c-client or its
> calling conventions.
For the record, a C library wrapper written in Python with cytpes is
nearly indistinguishable to users from an equivalent wrapper written in
C. However, given that you are more comfortable with C than Python and
have gotten the info you need, stick with that.
Terry Jan Reedy
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