[Rd] Ralloc clash

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Wed Nov 22 22:21:15 CET 2006

Where exactly did you get windows.h from? The recommended source is 
w32api-3.7.tar.gz, and there is no Ralloc in any of its header files, 
including objidl.h.

BTW, do you know about defining WIN32_LEAN_AND_MEAN when including 
windows.h?  If not, it is worth finding out about.

On Wed, 22 Nov 2006, Tom McCallum wrote:

> Hi everyone,
> Have been trying to include windows.h (from MinGW) and R.h into a package
> and have found that Ralloc is coming up as a clash no matter which include
> ordering I use.  In windows it has 2 arguments and is defined in objidl.h
> and in R.h it is 3 arguments.  Any ideas of how to work round this?  Have
> checked the web and have not seen anyone else comment on this.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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