[FRPythoneers] wireless messaging in python?
uche.ogbuji at fourthought.com
Fri Dec 20 09:17:59 MST 2002
> I have a Python application that sends messages to wireless devices that
> was featured in Monday's Denver Post Business section (see sigline). I
> used a quick and dirty email technique that won't scale.
> A better way to text messages cellphones is through a provider like
> http://www.simplewire.com . However they don't have a Python api and
> charge 5 cents a message (2 cents if I prepay for a million) which eats
> up half my revenue.
> Is anybody a wireless guru or know of Python opensource wireless
> messaging projects I could tap into?
Just a thought: if they have a Java API, you could use it via Jython. This
would also simplify the port if you figured out a way to do it in Python again.
If they have a C API, SWIG, Pyrex or Psyco might be the ticket.
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