Malloc routines have overflow problems

Jason Tishler
Fri Aug 9 17:52:00 GMT 2002


On Fri, Aug 09, 2002 at 05:35:52PM -0400, J. Johnston wrote:
> Jason Tishler wrote:
> > Is the attached, hopefully less intrusive, patch more acceptable?
> > Or, is it just more ugly? :,)
> The attached patch is fine.  Patch checked in.

Sorry for not supplying a ChangeLog, but I didn't think that I was going
to ring the bell this time. :,)

BTW, mEMALIGn() *might* have similar issues because it uses request2size
and has some (long) casts too.  Maybe the same overflow check should be
used here too?


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