Date: Tue, 20 May 2014 02:19:04 -0400 From: Rich Felker <dalias@...c.org> To: musl@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: thoughts on reallocarray, explicit_bzero? On Mon, May 19, 2014 at 06:19:11PM +0200, Daniel Cegiełka wrote: > 2014-05-19 17:43 GMT+02:00 Rich Felker <dalias@...c.org>: > > >> > >> Should musl provide reallocarray()? > > > > I don't think so; there's no precedent for it yet except OpenBSD. > > LibreSSL should just add a fallback implementation (trivial to write > > as a wrapper to realloc) for all non-OpenBSD systems that lack it. > > The problem is that these functions are now used everywhere in > openbsd's repo., so it's not just LibreSSL but ed, pax, mandoc, m4, > (open)ssh, (open)smtpd, etc. It looks like glibc is willing to add reallocarray, so that makes at least two systems now. If there's demand maybe we should add it. Rich
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