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Re: 122 (v1): types and structures

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From:
David L. Nicol
Date:
August 24, 2000 13:07
Subject:
Re: 122 (v1): types and structures
Message ID:
39A58062.6358B3A6@kasey.umkc.edu
David Corbin wrote:
> 
>  "int" and "float", vary greatly per
> machine, though I believe ALL the numeric types can vary from one
> machine to another.


not _SPECIFYING_ just DECLARING.

I imagine we'd default to "use native" for the internals
of what the types meant, but "use java" would be one possible
available variant, and so on.

And also that structure definitions such as they might become
can be given to the pack and unpack functions, producing something
well defined.

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