[pacman-dev] [PATCH] Prevent warnings with unchecked asprintf and FORTIFY_SOURCE

Andres P aepd87 at gmail.com
Mon Jun 28 01:29:49 EDT 2010

On Mon, Jun 28, 2010 at 12:52 AM, Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
> So, if someone ever wants to use it outside util.c, we need to rename the
> function and add its header.  Call it forward thinking to do it properly the
> first time.   Any decent compiler removes unneeded functions on any include
> anyway so there is no loss in doing this but there is potential future gain.
> I'd say not doing that way is "retarded", but really there is no call to
> start being offensive around here.


> No, you said:
> I strongly disagree with making this void, but until all these void
> funcions get a rework then I guess this is better than outright ignoring.
> That tells me that this is a commit up for consideration as it improves the
> current situation.  Also, submitting a whole patch in proper git format
> indicates that you want it considered.
> Or were you assuming that I did not understand you previous "make a
> asprintf wrapper" comment...

Look, hacking on this is fun, but these little husband-wife bickerings are not.

I'm gonna have to call it quits.

For the record, I meant no offense with my technical remarks. ;)

Andres P

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