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Re: bdw-gc includes in libguile.h

From: Andy Wingo
Subject: Re: bdw-gc includes in libguile.h
Date: Thu, 26 May 2011 18:48:24 +0200
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On Fri 25 Mar 2011 19:44, Andy Wingo <address@hidden> writes:

>>> I think that in 2.2 we should not expose libgc interfaces in libguile,
>> That would be great, but then ‘scm_cell’, ‘SCM_NEWSMOB’, etc. would
>> need to do a function call, which we don’t want.  Even if we did want
>> it, the change would break the ABI.
> I realize this :)  That's why I am proposing it for 2.2, which will
> (presumably) be ABI-incompatible.  I don't think inlining NEWSMOB et al
> actually buys us anything worth buying, so to speak.

I pushed some fixes for this to stable-2.0 and to master.  (The more
invasive ones are in master).

Please comment if the mood strikes you; we can revert things if they
turn out to be wrong.



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