[Rcpp-devel] Dispatching based on SEXPTYPE

Romain Francois romain at r-enthusiasts.com
Thu Nov 22 15:43:53 CET 2012

Le 22/11/12 15:37, JJ Allaire a écrit :
>     The constructor of Vector based in iterator takes care of the
>     business. So you don't need to write a dispatch.
>     I like the idea of DISPATCH_METHOD, we would need extras at least
>     for RAWSXP, CPLXSXP and VECSXP .
> This turned out really nice!
>     I have this as RcppScript now on my ~/bin:
> Should we consider adding this to the package in something like
> inst/utils or would it be enough to just document the possibility?

Does not cost us to have the macro in some file in the 
inst/include/macros directory.

The name of the macro should in my view giev an idea that this is meant 
for vectors, e.g. DISPATCH_VECTOR_METHOD or something


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