[Biococoa-dev] NSMutableData vs malloc

John Timmer jtimmer at bellatlantic.net
Wed Jul 6 18:55:43 EDT 2005

> On Jul 6, 2005, at 3:15 PM, John Timmer wrote:
>> I'm all for NSData, since I know how to use that ;).  Next question -
>> we're
>> already using unichar's, which are 2 bytes - is that what we intend to
>> stuff
>> in the data, or should we think of recasting to unsigned chars?  The
>> second
>> would probably greatly increase the efficiency of the code and make a
>> lot
>> more C code available to us, but we'd need to revamp a bunch of the
>> classes.
> My preference would be to use the (unsigned) chars.

Okay, that's three of us in agreement now.  Is it time to do a project wide
search for unichar and change it to unsigned char?  If so, I'll volunteer.


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