Writing Shared Libraries, first draft

Sven Neumann sven at gimp.org
Mon Nov 8 14:35:02 EET 2004


Scott James Remnant <scott at netsplit.com> writes:

> No, the right thing to do is to make sure your API doesn't rely on the
> size of the structure.

This isn't always possible since it effectively keeps you from
"deriving" from this structure. It is for example not an option for an
instance struct based on GObject unless you want that class to be
final (in the Java sense).


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