>impext.xml correctly documented parse-c-type as accepting an optional
>argument. why did you change that?
Here's a quote
pmai@... (Pierre R. Mai) wrote in cll:
> [...] Exposing an internal variable via
> the public interface of a function _will_ inevitably lead to it
> being misused -- in my humble experience.
The second argument is not for public consumption. A complementary approach is to have a public parse-c-type with a single argument, and the internal one with 2. This step is still possible, I just started to change the documentation to reflect the public interface.