[SciPy-dev] pre-release peek of compiler... and I need help with a name

Prabhu Ramachandran prabhu at aero.iitm.ernet.in
Wed Jan 2 21:11:59 CST 2002


>>>>> "eric" == eric  <eric at scipy.org> writes:

    eric> Hey folks, Happy new year to all.  In celebration, I had
    eric> planned on releasing a new version of the scipy.compiler
    eric> module, but as a stand alone package since it is useful
    eric> outside the scientific community.  So, the module was to be
    eric> released as 'compiler'.  Unfortunately, at the 11th hour, I
    eric> just noticed that name is already taken in 2.2.  Doh!

    eric> Please let me know if you have a suitable name.  Travis
    eric> V. has the front runner:

    eric>     cwrap

How about 

    wrapc.

    cembed.

    embedc.

    cipy -- C in Python or C inline Python.

    cip -- ditto.

    sup -- speed up python.

    supuc -- speed up python using c.

    bicep -- blitz inline c embedded in python.

    inliner.

    zipper.

    blitzer.

    embedder.



Are there plans to support other languages apart from C/C++ ?  is it
possible to embed others even?

prabhu



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