C++ and Java CNI: Check Java references

Andrew Haley aph@cambridge.redhat.com
Wed Apr 25 06:55:00 GMT 2001


Jason Merrill writes:

 > Just to be pedantic, it's impossible to eliminate the abstraction penalty
 > when the ABI is different for passing a pointer v. a smart pointer.  But if
 > you can inline most of the uses it shouldn't be a big deal.

We can't inline many of the uses because we just don't have the
technology to inline C++ routines in Java routines.

It's a cool idea, though!

Andrew.



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