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From: Marius Vollmer <>
To: Stephen Tell <>
Cc: Guile-Gtk List <>
Subject: Re: Converting GdkEvent from C to Guile
Date: Fri, 19 Nov 1999 13:51:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Stephen Tell <> writes:

> Just to make sure I understand Gdk's (undocumented) rules: when I get the
> GdkEvent as an argument to a handler set with gtk_signal_connect(),
> Gdk/Gtk is going to free the event when the handler returns.

Yes, more or less.  It just reuses the memory for the next event, in
the normal case.

> So if I let it escape to the guile-gtk world, I set COPYP to TRUE,
> so guile frees its copy when it is done with it.

- Marius

      reply	other threads:[~1999-11-19 13:51 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
1999-11-07 15:47 guile-gtk without dlopen (HP-UX) Stephen Tell
1999-11-08 13:27 ` Marius Vollmer
1999-11-08 19:08   ` Stephen Tell
1999-11-18 13:05 ` Converting GdkEvent from C to Guile Stephen Tell
1999-11-18 15:14   ` Marius Vollmer
1999-11-18 15:50     ` Stephen Tell
1999-11-19 13:51       ` Marius Vollmer [this message]

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