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D - delegates vs. function pointers.

reply "Daniel Yokomiso" <daniel_yokomiso yahoo.com.br> writes:
Walter what's the current status of delegates and function pointers? AFAICT
they're still different beasts, are you planning on unifying them?


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parent reply "Walter" <walter digitalmars.com> writes:
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 Walter what's the current status of delegates and function pointers?

 they're still different beasts, are you planning on unifying them?

Yes, I'm planning on unifying them. It's a chunk of work, though, because it will require runtime thunk generation and some mucking about with the gc.
Sep 13 2003
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 Walter what's the current status of delegates and function pointers?

 they're still different beasts, are you planning on unifying them?

Yes, I'm planning on unifying them. It's a chunk of work, though, because

 will require runtime thunk generation and some mucking about with the gc.

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 Walter what's the current status of delegates and function pointers?

 they're still different beasts, are you planning on unifying them?

Yes, I'm planning on unifying them. It's a chunk of work, though,


 it
 will require runtime thunk generation and some mucking about with the


 Have you a schedule for it?

There's no schedule for anything <g>. Right now I'm working on bug fixes, after that, I was going to look at improving templates.
Sep 14 2003