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C/C++ Language Interface
Mathematica supports several levels of interfacing to C and C++ programs. You can create "installable" C programs where C functions are directly connected to Mathematica functions. You can use C to call Mathematica through MathLink and get full access to its capabilities. And you can create C program fragments and modify C source code.
Install load an installable MathLink program
.tm template file for connecting C and Mathematica functions
mcc, mprep scripts for building MathLink programs
MLEvaluate() call back into Mathematica
C Program Construction
CForm convert an expression to C language form
Splice splice Mathematica output into C source files