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Date: 2003-06-01 (10:54)
From: Maas-Maarten Zeeman <maas@w...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Question about register_global_root
  Chris Hecker wrote:

>>  handlers = (value *) malloc(sizeof(value));
>>  register_global_root(handlers);
> Shouldn't you init *handlers to Val_unit before calling 
> register_global_root() as well?

The manual explicitly tells that register_global_root should be called 
before any valid value is stored in it for the first time, like 
Val_unit. See Rule 4 of Interfacing C with Objective Caml in the manual.

So I think it is ok the way it is implemented.


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