Browse files add FFI::Raw::Callback docs

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1 parent 4917087 commit b54fc13cb0e79513fd6c30ad4b923708dcce6880 @ghedo committed Feb 11, 2013
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  1. +2 −6 lib/FFI/
  2. +38 −0 lib/FFI/Raw/
@@ -77,19 +77,15 @@ This works becasue FFI::Raw overloads the C<&{}> operator.
=head2 memptr( $number )
-Allocate C<$number> bytes and return a L<FFI::Raw::MemPtr> pointing to the
-allocated memory. This is a shortcut for C<FFI::Raw::MemPtr -> new(...)>.
+Create a L<FFI::Raw::MemPtr>. This is a shortcut for C<FFI::Raw::MemPtr-E<gt>new(...)>.
sub memptr { FFI::Raw::MemPtr -> new(@_) }
=head2 callback( $coderef, $ret_type [, $arg_type ...] )
-Create a callback using code reference C<$coderef> as body and return a
-C<FFI::Raw::Callback> poiting to it. The signature (return and arguments types)
-must also be passed. This can be passed to functions which take a
-C<FFI::Raw::ptr> argument.
+Create a L<FFI::Raw::Callback>. This is a shortcut for C<FFI::Raw::Callback-E<gt>new(...)>.
@@ -0,0 +1,38 @@
+package FFI::Raw::Callback;
+use strict;
+use warnings;
+=head1 NAME
+FFI::Raw::Callback - FFI::Raw function pointer type
+A B<FFI::Raw::Callback> represents a function pointer to a Perl routine. It can
+be passed to functions taking a C<FFI::Raw::ptr> type.
+=head1 METHODS
+=head2 new( $coderef, $ret_type [, $arg_type ...] )
+Create a C<FFI::Raw::Callback> using the code reference C<$coderef> as body. The
+signature (return and arguments types) must also be passed.
+=head1 AUTHOR
+Alessandro Ghedini <>
+Copyright 2013 Alessandro Ghedini.
+This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
+under the terms of either: the GNU General Public License as published
+by the Free Software Foundation; or the Artistic License.
+See for more information.
+1; # End of FFI::Raw::Callback

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