[Numpy-discussion] (newbie) How can I use NumPy to wrap my C++ class with 2-dimensional arrays?

Christopher Barker Chris.Barker@noaa....
Mon Aug 3 13:47:55 CDT 2009


Raymond de Vries wrote:
> Thanks for the explanation. After having looked at the documentation, I 
> decided to do my own plain Python c-api implementation.

That is unlikely to be the best option these days -- it's simply too 
easy to make a type checking and or reference counting error.

If SWIG isn't your cup of tea, take a look at Cython or Ctypes -- lower 
level and more control, but still handle much of the book keeping for you.

The Cython team is working on better C++ support, though I don't know 
where they are at with that.

-Chris


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