[Vm-dev] FFI Plugin | Auto-conversion of char* return value into String considered harmful

Marcel Taeumel marcel.taeumel at hpi.de
Sun Jun 14 18:21:21 UTC 2020

> FFICallReturnExternalDataArray

Update: I don't think anymore that such a specialization of ExternalData is necessary. See:

https://stackoverflow.com/a/62299464/528218 [https://stackoverflow.com/a/62299464/528218]

http://forum.world.st/FFI-Plugin-Question-about-multi-dimensional-arrays-e-g-char-int-void-td5118484.html [http://forum.world.st/FFI-Plugin-Question-about-multi-dimensional-arrays-e-g-char-int-void-td5118484.html]

Am 12.06.2020 21:36:38 schrieb Jakob Reschke <forums.jakob at resfarm.de>:

Am Fr., 12. Juni 2020 um 18:47 Uhr schrieb Marcel Taeumel
> That would leave either room for "UTF-64" encoding :-D as 3 <>

Luckily we won't need that for any while soon because there are only
16r10FFFD codepoints many of which are still unused.
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