CVS update: samba/source/lib/rpc/server

Jeremy Allison jallison at
Tue Mar 17 17:32:55 GMT 1998

Andrew Tridgell wrote:
> In fact, I don't actually want lots of nb_* routines. Instead I want a
> nb_initialise() which returns a structure something like this:
> struct encap_layer {
>        void (*allocate)(int maxsize);
>        void (*free)(void *ptr);
>        int (*read)(void *ptr, int maxsize);
>        int (*write)(void *ptr, int size);
>        int (*poll)(void );
> };

Hmmmm. Methinks these are C++ member functions.
We'll get you to use C++ yet, Andrew :-).

> It would take maybe 2-3 days solid work to convert Samba over to this
> scheme (for NBT only). We should do it before 2.0.

Don't forget the 2-3 weeks of re-testing afterwards :-).


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