[Tutor] Python to C++

Tony Cappellini cappy2112 at gmail.com
Tue Mar 25 07:39:18 CET 2008

Another alternative is Weave

But mixing C/C++ with Python sort of defeats the reasons for using
Python to begin with

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Date: Sat, 22 Mar 2008 02:44:54 +0100
From: Eike Welk <eike.welk at gmx.net>
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On Friday 21 March 2008 23:37, Dinesh B Vadhia wrote:
> Thank-you for all the suggestions for converting to C/C++ which
> will be followed up.
> Can we interface Python to a C++ library and if so how?
> Dinesh

If you have only few classes / member functions Boost-Python is a good

I heard that SWIG can also generate glue code for C++.

You could also look at Py-QT they have a tool like SWIG (SIP I think),
which they use to generate the glue code for the fairly big QT
library. Maybe you like it better.

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