[Pipet Devel] man to man^H^H^Hnode parameters

J.W. Bizzaro bizzaro at geoserve.net
Thu Jul 13 16:07:06 EDT 2000

Jean-Marc Valin wrote:
> This actually gives me an idea for Overflow:
> parse all the headers in /usr/include, and automatically generate Overflow Nodes
> for all the functions (and maybe Overflow types for all teh structs). I'm not
> yet sure how to make that work for all cases (especially when values are
> returned from pointers), but for functions like 'sin', 'cos', ... I think it
> wouldn't be hard. For those who have tried VisualWorks (Smalltalk), this could
> be similar to the DLL/C Connect process.

Wow, what a super idea if it can be implemented!  Keep us updated on your
plans and progress.

J.W. Bizzaro                                           jeff at bioinformatics.org
Director, Bioinformatics.org: The Open Lab     http://bioinformatics.org/~jeff
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