bitmaps as special enums?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Fri Feb 23 07:53:17 GMT 2007

On Wed, 2007-02-21 at 14:26 +0000, Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> Hi Tridge,
> Bitmaps and enums are similar in a lot of cases. I'd like to merge them
> into one type but have an attribute of some sort to indicate that
> multiple values can be used. In other words, I'd like to make bitmaps a
> special kind of enums.

Perhaps you could give an example on how the IDL would change as a
result of this?  I kind of like the bitmap syntax, being very clear that
this is a bitmap.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Samba Developer, Red Hat Inc.        
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