idl2py is an IDL compiler to language Python mapping.
idl2py [options] spec.idl
All options are forwarded to C preprocessor, except -h -i -J -s -v -x.
With the GNU C Compatible Compiler Processor, useful options are :
Specific options :
Specify a path for import (only for version 3.0).
Specify a path for Python package.
Generate a serial uid.
Enable export (only for version 3.0).
idl2py parses the given input file (IDL) and generates :
a set of Python file with marshal and demarshal methods
idl2py is a Perl OO application what uses the visitor design pattern. The parser is generated by Parse::Yapp.
idl2py needs a cpp executable.