[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Doxygenate libavutil/mem.h

Måns Rullgård mans
Fri Sep 21 15:02:29 CEST 2007

Rich Felker wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 21, 2007 at 11:33:14AM +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote:
>> > + * Allocates or reallocates a block of memory.
>> > + * Same semantics as glibc realloc: if \p ptr is NULL and \p size > 0,
>> > + * identical to malloc(size). If \p size is zero, it is identical to
>> >   * free(ptr) and NULL is returned.
> It would be better to cite a well-known standard, ANSI/ISO C, rather
> than glibc.... Realloc semantics are not glibc-specific.
>> What is supposed to be "identical to malloc(size)"?
> The meaning was clear to me: the function call.

Rich, lately I've found myself agreeing with most of your opinions,
and quite frankly, that scares me.  Either you've mellowed considerably,
something I thought impossible, or I've changed in the other direction,
which certainly doesn't strike me as desirable.  Could an outsider please
shed some light on this situation?

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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