[racket-dev] [racket] newbie: foreign C structure definition question

From: Sam Tobin-Hochstadt (samth at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Tue Nov 16 23:56:55 EST 2010

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On Tue, Nov 16, 2010 at 11:28 PM, Eli Barzilay <eli at barzilay.org> wrote:
> 20 minutes ago, Jay McCarthy wrote:
>> I've complained about this before, which is why I was able to
>> quickly answer your question. I don't endorse the current behavior.
> (Just a reminder: this is something that libffi doesn't have AFAICT.)

Python's 'ctypes' library, which also uses libffi under the hood, has arrays:
and also unions, which we don't have:

So it seems like this should be possible, and maybe we can even use their code.
sam th
samth at ccs.neu.edu

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