On Wed, Dec 22, 2010 at 03:56:11PM -0500, Chris McDonough wrote: > On Wed, 2010-12-22 at 09:43 -0500, Jim Fulton wrote: > > > This makes it possible to start testing some of the ZTK with PyPy. There > > > are challenges of course: certain packages, such as zope.interface, use > > > C extensions and would need to be installed in "plain-python" mode (if > > > available). > > > It is available. The setup script could, presumably, detect if it is running > > under PyPy and not even try building extensions. > > It already does. zope.interface falls back to using its Python > implementation if it's installed on a platform that doesn't support C > compilation. As does zope.i18nmessageid.
Incidentally, PyPy has some source-level support for C extensions: http://morepypy.blogspot.com/2010/04/using-cpython-extension-modules-with.html Marius Gedminas -- http://pov.lt/ -- Zope 3/BlueBream consulting and development
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