Bug#1030605: ITP: libffi-c-perl -- C data types for FFI
Owner: Mason James <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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* Package name : libffi-c-perl
Version : 0.15
Upstream Author : Graham Ollis <email@example.com>
* URL : https://metacpan.org/release/FFI-C
* License : Artistic or GPL-1+
Programming Lang: Perl
Description : C data types for FFI
FFI::C provide tools for building classes to interface for
common C data types. Arrays, struct, union and nested types based on those
Core FFI::Platypus also provides FFI::Platypus::Record for manipulating
and passing structured data. Typically you want to use FFI::C instead,
the main exception is when you need to pass structured data by value
instead of by reference.
To work with C APIs that work with C file pointers you can use FFI::C::File
and FFI::C::PosixFile. For C APIs that expose the POSIX stat structure
The package will be maintained under the umbrella of the Debian Perl Group.
Generated with the help of dpt-gen-itp(1) from pkg-perl-tools.