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From: Chris King <colanderman@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Shallow copy of a record
On Sat, 22 Jan 2005 10:59:27 +0000, Jon Harrop <jon@jdh30.plus.com> wrote:

> Why do you want to do this?

My specific need is to make a copy of the structure returned by
tcgetattr to be used to reset the terminal state (i.e. one seperate
from the "working" copy used to change the terminal state).  I realize
that I can just call tcgetattr twice (and indeed that's probably
preferable in a functional language) but my C background wants me just
to make a copy :).  (I've actually thought of other reasons not to do
this, but the problem still bugs me!)