Subject: Re: rpcgen and -fshort-enums round 2
To: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
From: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/18/2002 22:29:08
On Tue, Feb 19, 2002 at 05:46:16AM +0000, Christos Zoulas wrote:
> I don't understand why we need fixed size enums in the api, since rpcgen
> will generate code that converts back and forth to ints...
rpcgen'd enums might be passed around as arguments or used in structures
visible to the user of a shared library, at which point the size of the
resulting type is quite important.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>