Python and the need for speed

Paul Rubin at nospam.invalid
Thu Apr 13 00:37:52 EDT 2017

Michael Torrie <torriem at> writes:
> Equivalent to the JNI and Lisp FFI is the CFFI [1].  The JNI, the FFI,
> and the CFFI, are all for calling native code from within their
> respective languages, if I understand correctly.  They don't define a
> standard way for native code to call into these languages.

They often do, and at least the JNI does.  Some general issues are
discussed here:

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