[Haskell-cafe] converting between a Ptr a and an Integer
hsyl20 at gmail.com
Sat Dec 7 18:16:10 UTC 2013
You can use:
ptrToIntPtr :: Ptr a -> IntPtr
intPtrToPtr :: IntPtr -> Ptr a
Le 07/12/2013 18:58, keydana at gmx.de a écrit :
> is there any way to convert between a Ptr a and an Integer?
> (I would like to attach to shared memory and dereference pointers to certain memory addresses, as you would do in C.)
> If there is no way at all, I think I could still get along by defining c_shmat as
> c_shmat :: CInt -> CInt -> CInt -> IO (Ptr a)
> and perform calculations using plusPtr,
> but then how do I check if I got back the correct address, and not (void *) -1, which is what shmat returns on error?
> Any help very much appreciated!
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