embedded python interpreter

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Thu Jun 10 11:40:51 EDT 2010

Mark Jenkins <mark at parit.ca> writes:

> Gour <gour at gour-nitai.com> writes:
>>> What about the possibility to use Python to tweak gnucash reports or
>>> this is still domain to be covered by eguile?
> Derek Atkins wrote:
>> There will not be a python interpreter in GnuCash, so no, you cannot use
>> Python to tweak or create reports internally.  That will still be
>> covered by guile/eguile.  You could, however, write a standalone python
>> report.  Or indeed you could write any standalone python app to read or
>> manipulate gnucash data.
> It certainly doesn't exist right now, but I believe an embedded
> interpreter is technically doable.

Sure, almost anything is *technically* doable.  But doing this is not on
our roadmap.  And it does not exist today.

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