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From: Richard Jones <rich@a...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Automatic wrapper generator
John,

This is of course brilliant news if it can be made to work.  I can
help you with testing - I've got a few different platforms around
here.

I'm interested to know, though: how do you deal with ownership of
objects: eg. The struct returned from gethostbyname(3) is static and
so shouldn't be managed/freed from OCaml; whereas getnameinfo(3)
requires you to pass in allocated buffers and their sizes.  This
information isn't available in the header files ...

Rich.

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