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  • Description

    an optimising static compiler for both the Python programming language and the extended Cython programming language (based on Pyrex). It makes writing C extensions for Python as easy as Python itself.

    cython is installed as a module within python.

  • Installation

    Use the following command to install this title with the CLI client: $ sbgrid-cli install cython Copy to clipboard
  • Primary Citation*

    S. Behnel, R. Bradshaw, C. Citro, L. Dalcin, D. S. Seljebotn, and K. Smith. 2011. Cython: The Best of Both Worlds. Computer Science and Engineering. IEEE Computer Society. 13(2): 31-39.

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  • Keywords

    Python Module

  • Default Versions

    Linux 64:  0.23.4
    OS X INTEL:  0.23.4

  • Other Versions

      Linux 64:

    • OS X INTEL:

  • Developers

    Dag Sverre Seljebotn, Lisandro Dalcin, Mark Florisson, Robert Bradshaw, Stefan Behnel, Vita Makarov