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Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 12:51:25 -0500
From: Rich Felker <>
To: Yuriy Chernyshov <>
Subject: Re: Re: Typo in atexit.c (?)

On Wed, Jan 20, 2021 at 06:45:23PM +0300, Yuriy Chernyshov wrote:
> As I see, this turned out to be a combination of a local patch applied to
> atexit.c.
> The patch introduces cleanup of additionally allocated fl chunks allocated
> by calloc calls in __cxa_atexit.
> I think I can upstream the patch upon a brief adaptation to match the
> styleguide.
> What do you think?

I'm not sure what this patch is for, but no it cannot be upstreamed.
It would make all programs using atexit link free. The use of malloc
without free is very intentional.


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