[Openmcl-devel] FFI questions

Ron Garret ron at awun.net
Wed Oct 31 10:10:34 PDT 2007

Couple o' questions about the FFI:

1.  Is there an FFI equivalent to the C sizeof operator?

2.  Is there a reason that the #_ reader macro does a foreign function  
lookup instead of just doing a case-sensitive symbol read?  If it were  
the latter then the #_ syntax could be used for case-sensitive  
keywords, and one could dispense with the <ANGLE>Bracket syntax, which  
I find fairly annoying.


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