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Date: 2002-04-18 (08:31)
From: Jérôme_Marant <jerome.marant@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Printf and i18n
On Thu, Apr 18, 2002 at 05:13:38PM +0900, Jacques Garrigue wrote:
> >   One more question : could you (or any other OCaml developer) give some
> >   explainations about the Obj module since, even "not for the casual user",
> >   it can be usefull sometimes (well at least for you and in the printf
> >   functions)?
> The Obj module lets you access the internal representation of ocaml
> objects, as desribed in the "Interfacing with C" section of the
> manual.
> Once you have understood the details of this representation, you can
> start using it sparingly, to avoid having to write external C
> functions. i.e. it is best seen as an alternative to writing C code,
> and is not much safer than that (just a bit easier at the GC level).

  Alright. Thanks a lot.

Jérôme Marant
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