[Python-Dev] Collection of typedefs for integral types

Fred L. Drake, Jr. fdrake@beopen.com
Thu, 6 Jul 2000 16:32:36 -0400 (EDT)

M.-A. Lemburg writes:
 > The only problem with typedefs is that they tend to cause conflicts
 > when different definitions are encountered.
 > We'd have to use e.g. Py_UINT4, Py_UINT2, etc...

  Yes, we'd have to have our own names (unfortunate, but only matters
for API functions, not locals).  How bad that is depends on what you
call "sane".  And I'm not going to predict Tim on this!  ;)


Fred L. Drake, Jr.  <fdrake at beopen.com>
BeOpen PythonLabs Team Member