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From: art yerkes <ayerkes@s...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Interface between Ocaml and C++
On Fri, 18 Jun 2004 21:56:05 -0700 (PDT)
Gu Nu <gnu04@yahoo.com> wrote:

> Hi, all
> 
> Does anybody know how to deal with C++ classes, such
> as vectors, maps, in Ocaml? It seems that currently
> Ocaml can  only support the interoperation of C. So
> the first step is to try encapusuate a C++ class with
> C interface, then write C interface for Ocaml.
> However, it is so inconvient for std classes. Does
> anybody has any better ideas?
> 
> Thanks a lot!
> 
> Andy
> 

The SWIG module for Ocaml has support for a few STL
types.  If you use those interfaces as a guide, you
could add support for more if the automatic wrapping
doesn't suit.

SWIG isn't perfect for everyone but some needs are
met very well, including using templates.

Look at http://www.swig.org/
-- 
Hey, Adam Smith, keep your invisible hands to yourself!

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