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Re: shared object

by PotPieMan (Hermit)
on Dec 23, 2000 at 09:33 UTC ( [id://48129] : note . print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to shared object

I'm not entirely certain of the situation, but I'll suggest Inline anyway. With Inline, you can write subroutines in other languages (C, C++, Fortran, Pascal, and Python currently) and use them as normal Perl subroutines.

In this case, though, it sounds like you have a bit of compiled C that you wish to access through Perl. You might be able to write some kind of wrapper (possibly using Inline C), but I think that would be too much work. As such, Fastolfe's advice is probably more pertinent.