New API call for path conversion

Dave Korn
Sun Feb 24 14:24:00 GMT 2008

On 22 February 2008 18:02, Corinna Vinschen wrote:

>>> "size" is the size of the "to" buffer in bytes (not in characters).
>>> If size is 0, cygwin_conv_path returns the required buffer size in
>>> bytes.
>> Including or excluding the trailing NUL?  I'd argue for excluding.
> Oh, hmm, I would have argued for including the trailing 0.  It's simply
> safer.  We're talking about a buffer size, not about a string length.

  Yes, yes, yes, a thousand times yes.

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