Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Python and R

Since TinkerCell has a C API and Python provides a recipe for embedding and extending (using python26.dll) , the natural extension is to provide a Python API on top of C API.

R, like Python, can be embedded inside C programs (using R.dll). Adding R is an efficient way to add a great number of functionality to TinkerCell. However, it seems that the easier way is to use Rpy