[gtk-server] Re: GtkTextIter

  • From: Ian Haywood <ihaywood@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: gtk-server@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 20 Nov 2006 22:46:36 +1100

On Monday 20 November 2006 22:10, Peter van Eerten wrote:

> In fact, it is always troublesome for interpreted languages to reach memory
> which is addressed by C-pointers. In the current situation the best you can
> do is using another widget to claim memory.
Stupid question: isn't the issue here that the datastructures in question are 
in another process, the gtk-server. Even in assembler you can't dereference 
pointers that refer to the address-space of another process.

Nevertheless, it works and I'm happy, thanks.


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