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Tony Cook
January 16, 2012 01:46
Re: typemap documentation
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On Mon, Jan 16, 2012 at 08:45:43AM +0100, Steffen Mueller wrote:
> Dear all,
> would anybody oppose if I tried to get the existing documentation on
> the core typemaps updated and into a manpage like perlxstypemap or
> so (with the appropriate pointers from perlxs)? We have quite a bit
> of docs on many typemaps in XS-Typemap's Typemap.xs. The sole
> purpose of that module seems to test the typemaps. I don't believe
> XS::Typemap is installed at all and thus the docs aren't available
> to end-users easily.

I would love improved typemap documentation.

Not just the predefined types, but documentation of $var, $arg, $ntype
and any other variables set in XS rules.


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