Fast drop-in replacement for decimal
The python-cdecimal package is a fast drop-in replacement for the decimal
module in Python's standard library.
Both modules provide complete implementations of Mike Cowlishaw/IBM's General
Decimal Arithmetic Specification.
Since cdecimal is compatible with decimal.py, the official documentation is
For the few remaining differences, see:
cdecimal has been integrated into CPython 3.3, where it supersedes
the pure Python version.