Python source to C++ and/or Java

Alec Taylor alec.taylor6 at
Thu Mar 7 16:25:30 CET 2013

Saw a talk at a Python usergroup today which talked about: Ply

But you're probably looking for Cython. Python can run of the JRE
e.g.: see Jython.

There was also another one that you can use to build C extensions
with, it was MP... something

On Fri, Mar 8, 2013 at 2:19 AM, Jabba Laci <jabba.laci at> wrote:
> Hi,
> As a university project, I would like to work on an automated
> converter that transforms a Python source code to C++ or Java (not yet
> decided but I would vote on Java since it seems less complicated).
> Do you know if it's already done? What other similar projects are you aware of?
> And most importantly: where could I start this project? Could you give
> some ideas/tips?
> The converter doesn't have to recognize everything. First we want to
> build a simple prototype.
> Thanks,
> Laszlo
> --

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