Pyrex A smooth blend of the finest Python 
with the unsurpassed power 
of raw C.
Welcome to Pyrex, a language for writing Python extension modules. Pyrex makes creating an extension module is almost as easy as creating a Python module! To find out more, consult one of the edifying documents below.


About Pyrex

Read this to find out what Pyrex is all about and what it can do for you.

Language Overview

A description of all the features of the Pyrex language. This is the closest thing to a reference manual in existence yet.


Want to know how to do something in Pyrex? Check here first.

Other Resources

Michael's Quick Guide to Pyrex

This tutorial-style presentation will take you through the steps of creating some Pyrex modules to wrap existing C libraries. Contributed by Michael JasonSmith.

Mail to the Author

If you have a question that's not answered by anything here, you're not sure about something, or you have a bug to report or a suggestion to make, or anything at all to say about Pyrex, feel free to email me: