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Re: [PATCH] mtrace: properly handle realloc (p, 0)
Paul Eggert <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On 01/02/2013 02:26 PM, Andreas Schwab wrote:
>> POSIX.1-2008 says: "If size is 0 and ptr is not a null pointer, the
>> object pointed to is freed." That's pretty conclusive.
> It's not conclusive, unfortunately, because it's possible to
> interpret that section of POSIX.1-2008 as talking about only
> what happens when realloc succeeds.
That paragraph does not contain the word "succeed". Moreover, the
return value section talks about "successful completion" only in
conncection with non-zero size. That's as much conclusive as it can
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