Include file changes
Tue, 15 Jun 1999 10:40:31 +0200 (CEST)
>>>>> Ross Ihaka writes:
> I think we are long overdue for a revision of the header files used in
> R. This is going to be especially important for a clean build of the
> CORBA and R/Java stuff which I have been looking over Duncan's
> shoulder at. It will also let us integrate some of the features
> Duncan has had to find creative ways around and also to let us
> integrate things like the PROBLEM buffer problem.
> I would propose that we cut down to a much smaller set of includes and
> to put some thought about what goes in each. Something along the
> lines below.
> R.h / S.h
> This just serves to include Platform.h, RInternals.h and
> RUtilities.h below.
> Platform specific definitions.
Maybe `RPlatform.h' then?
> R Data Structures & Access Macros
> Memory management
> Functions which manipulate R data structures
> Functions which operate at the C level
> without special knowlege of R structures
> (But maybe not Math).
Such as the things currently in appl?
> We probably need a separate set of declarations
> but maybe not.
> This is big and is logically separate from
> other C code. Some things which are not in
> here should be -- e.g. hsv2rgb.
Yes, good point.
> (I think the rest of the code could also stand a bit of clean up too).
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