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From: Fergus Henderson <fjh@c...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] create a closure in external C function?
On 06-Mar-2001, Chris Hecker <checker@d6.com> wrote:
> 
> I think I can do this part with the ffcall library.  It has functions for
> building c-callable functions, both in the stdargs way but with return values
> as well, and the opposite (where you incrementally tell it what paramters the
> function takes, and then it gives you back a pointer you can call as a full c
> function call).  It's highly portable (I think it supports more platforms
> than ocaml, even, so it's overkill).

ffcall is not very portable at all, but just widely *ported*.
Note the difference!

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