thunking, the next step

Robert Collins
Sat Nov 22 07:22:00 GMT 2003

On Sat, 2003-11-22 at 11:26, Warren Young wrote:
> Robert Collins wrote:
> > 
> >  - see thunk, and meaning 3 is
> > what I've been using.
> is the official site, and it has a more detailed definition:

Uhm, thats :}. But yes, I did dig up an older copy of the TNHD.

> Beware of definition 4, which can cause confusion in the Windows 
> environment.  It's the one I thought was being referred to when I first 
> saw this subject line.

Identical in concept though: you call a 16 bit function, and a 32 bit
function is executed - via the thunk.

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