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From:
Gurusamy Sarathy
Date:
February 28, 2003 17:33
Subject:
Re: MSWin32 seems lost again (18785)
Message ID:
200303010132.h211WKB22457@smtp3.ActiveState.com
On Fri, 28 Feb 2003 22:22:50 GMT, Nicholas Clark wrote:
>Well, it is part of the COW changes. What doesn't make sense is that based on
>its line in embed.fnc and what Sarathy said:
>
>po      |void   |sv_free2       |SV* sv
>
>I can't see why it's not already being exported for Win32

If you wade through makedef.pl, you'll see it simply uses
the symbols placed in the *.sym files.  Only the symbols that are
part of the public API get put in the *.sym files by embed.pl.
Ergo, you need an 'A' flag there for sv_free2() for C.xs to be
able to see it.


Sarathy
gsar@ActiveState.com

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