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From: Fergus Henderson <fjh@c...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Interfacing C++ and Ocaml
On 30-Mar-2001, Bruce Hoult <bruce@hoult.org> wrote:
> I'm no expert on Caml, so maybe the wizards have done something 
> clever, but interfacing other languages to C++ is normally best done 
> by writing an adaptor in C++ that provides a pure C interface to the 
> C++ code (usable by C code, compiled by a C compiler, not C++), and 

In particular defining the C++ functions in your adaptor code
as `extern "C"' so that they can be called from C code.

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