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Re: [paho-dev] Python MQTT native vs. as binding

Hi Jos,

The Paho Python client originally started out as a wrapper to the
mosquitto c library but moved to being a pure Python implementation
because it made it much easier to deal with for everybody.

You can see the old source here:



On 1 December 2017 at 12:41, Jos Vos <jos@xxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi,
> Just wondering:
> The Paho-MQTT Python package now seems to implement the MQTT protocol
> purely in Python.  I'm using it and in principle I'm happy with it.
> But did someone ever think of writing a Python binding for the Paho-C
> library and could that improve performance for high-volume clients
> (think of thousands of messages per second received/published)?
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