Github user alanconway commented on the pull request:

    https://github.com/apache/qpid-proton/pull/35#issuecomment-109426860
  
    On Fri, 2015-06-05 at 13:05 -0700, Andrew Stitcher wrote:
    > There are a number of places in the API where the API has something 
    > like:
    > void setXXX(const char* bytes, size_t size); this isn't very C++ like 
    > - in fact it adds very little value over the original API whilst 
    > still adding an extra layer wrapping it. If we are going to add a 
    > wrapper like this we should be making it more C++ like either using 
    > void XXXX(const std::string&); or void XXXX(const 
    > std::vector<char>&); (one or other or both depending on the context).
    > This is equally true for getters as setters, although for these we 
    > might need to create some wrapping types to avoid copying if the 
    > value returned is a pointer into an existing value.
    
    Agreed. I would be inclined to do std::string in the C++ API and
    provide access to the underlying pn_foo_t* for edge cases.
    



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