Generate and execute native code at run time.
CodePy is a C/C++ metaprogramming toolkit for Python. It handles two aspects of native-code metaprogramming:
- Generating C/C++ source code.
- Compiling this source code and dynamically loading it into the Python interpreter.
- Both capabilities are meant to be used together, but also work on their own. In particular, the code generation facilities work well in conjunction with PyCuda. Dynamic compilation and linking are so far only supported in Linux with the GNU toolchain.
released on 5 February 2009
6 April 2010
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 6 April 2010.
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.
The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software or copyright-licenses or other similar notices described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution or license text itself.