Speaker Deck

A Python and a Gopher walk into a bar - Embedding Python in Go. (dotGo2017)

by Massimiliano Pippi

Published November 6, 2017 in Programming

Python-to-Go migration stories are now commonplace, but how often do you hear of projects using Python and Go? We ported Datadog’s Agent to Go, but kept its plugins in Python. We’ll share lessons learned about cgo, the GIL & the pitfalls we encountered while bridging two languages in a single app.