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Package containing C sources (Posting On Python-List Prohibited)

Lawrence D?Oliveiro wrote:

> On Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 6:13:00 PM UTC+13, Victor Porton wrote:
>> I am going to create a Python wrapper around a generally useful C
>> library. So the wrapper needs to contain some C code to glue them
>> together.
> Not necessarily. It?s often possible to implement such a wrapper entirely
> in Python, using ctypes <https://docs.python.org/3/library/ctypes.html>.

But if I will find that I need C code, do I need to package it separately?

So I would get three packages: the C library, the C wrapper for Python, and 
the Python code.

Can this be done with just two packages: the C library and C wrapper and 
Python in one package?

Victor Porton - http://portonvictor.org