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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v4 03/11] public: xen.h: add definitions for UUID handling

>>> On 22.08.17 at 16:37, <volodymyr_babchuk@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I can't see why you want to map UUID to a certain structure.

This is so that the type cannot mistakenly be passed to a function
taking unsigned char *, or be assigned to a variable of that type.
Please see our TYPE_SAFE() macro which we use to specifically
enclose certain scalar types in a structure to that they won't be
compatible with other types deriving from the same scalar base type.


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