Python and the need for speed

Chris Angelico rosuav at
Tue Apr 11 15:55:51 EDT 2017

On Wed, Apr 12, 2017 at 5:47 AM, Grant Edwards
<grant.b.edwards at> wrote:
> If there are now other Python implementations (e.g. MicroPython) with
> C APIs that differ from CPython, then it seems like it is no longer
> redundant to say "the CPython API".

I don't think there are. They either implement (some subset of) the
CPython API, or they're not in C (eg Jython), or they don't offer an
extension API. I don't know of anything else that offers a C API.


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