[SciPy-dev] Using C++ in non optional code ?

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Mon Aug 13 02:14:15 CDT 2007

David Cournapeau wrote:
> Hi,
>     I wanted to now if the possibility to use C++ code in scipy was 
> discussed before ? The only C++ code lying around are for optional 
> packages. Several people have expressed the wish to use C++, and I would 
> like to know if there is any official policy regarding its usage.

It's fine. Try not to use non-standard STL (e.g. hash-based maps).

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
 that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
 an underlying truth."
  -- Umberto Eco

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