Tcl_StaticLibrary, Tcl_StaticPackage — make a statically linked library available via the 'load' command
Tcl_StaticLibrary(interp, prefix, initProc, safeInitProc)
Tcl_StaticPackage(interp, prefix, initProc, safeInitProc)
This procedure may be invoked to announce that a library has been
linked statically with a Tcl application and, optionally, that it
has already been incorporated into an interpreter.
Once Tcl_StaticLibrary has been invoked for a library, it
may be incorporated into interpreters using the load command.
Tcl_StaticLibrary is normally invoked only by the Tcl_AppInit
procedure for the application, not by libraries for themselves
(Tcl_StaticLibrary should only be invoked for statically
linked libraries, and code in the library itself should not need
to know whether the library is dynamically loaded or statically linked).
- Tcl_Interp *interp (in)
If not NULL, points to an interpreter into which the library has
already been incorporated (i.e., the caller has already invoked the
appropriate initialization procedure). NULL means the library
has not yet been incorporated into any interpreter.
- const char *prefix (in)
Prefix for library initialization function; should be properly
capitalized (first letter upper-case, all others lower-case).
- Tcl_LibraryInitProc *initProc (in)
Procedure to invoke to incorporate this library into a trusted
- Tcl_LibraryInitProc *safeInitProc (in)
Procedure to call to incorporate this library into a safe interpreter
(one that will execute untrusted scripts). NULL means the library
cannot be used in safe interpreters.
When the load command is used later to incorporate the library into
an interpreter, one of initProc and safeInitProc will
be invoked, depending on whether the target interpreter is safe
initProc and safeInitProc must both match the
typedef int Tcl_LibraryInitProc(
The interp argument identifies the interpreter in which the library
is to be incorporated. The initialization procedure must return TCL_OK or
TCL_ERROR to indicate whether or not it completed successfully; in
the event of an error it should set the interpreter's result to point to an
error message. The result or error from the initialization procedure will
be returned as the result of the load command that caused the
initialization procedure to be invoked.
Tcl_StaticLibrary was named Tcl_StaticPackage in Tcl 8.6 and
earlier, but the old name is deprecated now.
Tcl_StaticLibrary can not be used in stub-enabled extensions. Its symbol
entry in the stub table is deprecated and it will be removed in Tcl 9.0.
initialization procedure, package, static linking
load, package, Tcl_PkgRequire
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