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Subject: Re: Simplifying simple lists

Re: Simplifying simple lists

From: Jonathan Gordon <jdgordy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 8 Apr 2010 23:13:07 +1000

On 8 April 2010 22:24, Al Le <Al.Le_at_gmx.de> wrote:
> Hello.
>
> I'm looking at the simple list implementation and find it not as simple as it could/should be. I'd like to do the following changes as a first step:
>
> 1. Eliminate the 'count' parameter of the function 'simplelist_info_init'. If the custom 'get_name' callback is not set then the value of 'count' is ignored and the static value 'simplelist_line_count' is used instead. Hence, if you set a custom name callback you'll also set the number of items. But if you don't use a custom callback (most of the time I think) you shouldn't be forced to provide the count parameter.
>
> 2. In the function 'simplelist_info_init', I'd also set the value of simplelist_line_count to zero. Since at that point we begin to construct a new list. After a call to 'simplelist_info_init' we should be able to just call 'simplelist_addline' without any intermediate actions. As of now, you must call 'simplelist_set_line_count' in between.
>
> Any comments / thoughts / objections?
>
>
> I have other thoughts about this API, but I'll post them later in a separate mail.
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sounds fine
Received on 2010-04-08


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