[TUHS] C declarations.

Nevin Liber nevin at eviloverlord.com
Mon May 15 12:00:40 AEST 2017

On Sun, May 14, 2017 at 7:40 PM, Larry McVoy <lm at mcvoy.com> wrote:

> I get that it is not clean and pure and doesn't match how other types work,
> I do see that, but I also see that their choice made a ton of sense at the
> time.  And maybe still does.  It's not the same as the other types because
> the other types are, typically, small.  Arrays can be big, really big.

IIRC, you couldn't pass or return structs either.  Also, no function
prototypes, so passing data of different sizes would have been a bit more
 Nevin ":-)" Liber  <mailto:nevin at eviloverlord.com>  +1-847-691-1404
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