[Ecls-list] C-embedding buglets

Rudi Schlatte rschlatte at ist.tu-graz.ac.at
Tue Dec 18 01:24:03 UTC 2001

Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll <Juan.Ripoll at mpq.mpg.de> writes:

> Rudi Schlatte wrote:
> > 
> > 
> > - All the macros work only when prefixed with "ffi:", i.e.
> >   (ffi:defcbody ...) instead of (defcbody "...").  Failing to do this
> >   yields messages like [...]
> The documentation is missing many changes, but the foreign function
> interface has its own package that one should "use" -- in the lispy
> sense of the word --. This package is devoted to host all keywords
> related to embedding C code, C types, etc.

Yes, that's fine, and good design.  The only thing I stumbled over was
that symbols with the same name are present in cl-user and seem to
have an fdefinition, but don't do the right thing, so that compile
compiles something that load barfs upon.  Other than that,
I'm happy.



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