Thu, 19 Dec 2002 07:14:12 +1000
Torbjorn Granlund <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Kevin Ryde <email@example.com> writes:
> Yes, the pointers __gmp_allocate_function etc should be used.
> Should they? I think these were for internal use only.
Sorry, yes, I was thinking this was for mpfr, which gets a bit closer
than a normal application :-).
> In the future, non-documented GMP names might not be
> accessible from user code.
Yes, per other message I think we can get those declarations out of
gmp.h for a start.
> If a user have changed the functions, by means of
> mp_set_memory_functions, the supplied `free' functions must
> be used.
I guess third party libraries, or other self contained modules, could
benefit from an mp_get_memory_functions, so they can find the right
free function without knowing what "main()" is going to setup.