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Re: C++

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 16 Feb 1996 19:45:27 -0500
Message-Id: <9602170045.AA01241@www20>
To: kennykb@cobweb.crd.ge.com
Cc: holmberg@frame.com, Jiang Tao <jiangt@ceci.mit.edu>, www-lib@w3.org
kennykb@cobweb.crd.ge.com writes:
> Jiang Tao <jiangt@ceci.mit.edu> writes:
> >It's true you can't call a C++ function from a C function
> >compiled with a C compiler.
> 
> Nonsense.  Declare the C++ function, in the C++ program, to be
> extern "C".

All the WWW*.h include files do have this declaration around them. As the 
WWW*.h files specify all exported interfaces in the library, it's sufficient 
to use them. Actually, applications shouldn't use the HT*.h directly anymore. 
For a full description of the exported interfaces, please read the page

	http://www.w3.org/pub/WWW/Library/User/Guide/

Thanks


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Henrik Frystyk Nielsen, <frystyk@w3.org>
World-Wide Web Consortium, MIT/LCS NE43-356
545 Technology Square, Cambridge MA 02139, USA
Received on Friday, 16 February 1996 19:45:43 GMT

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