[Numpy-discussion] Calling routines from a Fortran library using python

Neil Crighton neilcrighton@gmail....
Thu Feb 18 04:15:51 CST 2010

Nils Wagner <nwagner <at> iam.uni-stuttgart.de> writes:

> Hi David,
> you are right. It's a proprietary library.
> I found a header file (*.h) including prototype 
> declarations of externally callable procedures.
> How can I proceed ?

Apparently you can use ctypes to access fortran libraries. See the first
paragraph of:


You may have to convert the .a library to a .so library.


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