Package: ff

Arguments: type &optional allocation size

Allocate an object of the given type in heap described by the allocation argument. If the size argument is given, then it is the minimum size (in bytes) of the data portion of the object that will be allocated. The valid allocation argument values are as follows (default is :foreign). type should be a type defined with def-foreign-type


See ftype.htm for information on foreign types in Allegro CL and foreign-functions.htm for general information on foreign functions in Allegro CL.

The documentation is described in introduction.htm and the index is in index.htm.

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