(j3.2006) Does this need an interp?
malcolm at nag-j.co.jp
Fri May 4 19:32:29 EDT 2007
> 15.3.3 at [466:1ff] does not define C_PTR and C_FUNPTR to have the BIND
> attribute or to be sequence types.
Right, this is the subject of an ongoing interp.
Van further remarks that we do not rule out of interoperability
> other types that don't have the BIND attribute.
That is very true.
> Do we need an interp (or interps) to clarify this?
Well, we could piggy-back that question on the C_PTR/C_FUNPTR one,
but it does seem like a separate question.
It probably warrants a separate interp. I don't believe the original
authors of C interop intended to allow any type a processor deemed to
be interoperable to be so (without it being some kind of extension),
but as it stands it certainly does not seem clear.
...............Malcolm at home.
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