You can use JNA directly from Jython to work with dynamic libraries. This might work with versions earlier than 2.5. Or use JNI to create a suitable wrapper. Regardless, there's no support for directly importing them.

On Thu, Mar 26, 2009 at 11:39 AM, Wizzzard <> wrote:
Jorge Santos schrieb:
> Hi, I’m trying to use Jython to interface with a not so recent software
> (2003) wrote on C++ and a Python API wrapping it (Evolution ERSP 2.0).
> When I use the current version of Python or Jython, it doesn’t work, as
> it always fails to load a Python extension provided as a dll
> (_libevoctask.dll):


you cannot use jython with Dynamic-Link-Libraries. You must have a
Java-Wrapper for them.


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