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Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 10:17:15 -0400
From: Rich Felker <>
To: Dominic Chen <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] mallocng/aligned_alloc: check for malloc failure

On Thu, Mar 25, 2021 at 06:26:04PM -0400, Dominic Chen wrote:
> With mallocng, calling posix_memalign() or aligned_alloc() will
> SIGSEGV if the internal malloc() call returns NULL. This does not
> occur with oldmalloc, which explicitly checks for allocation
> failure.
> Thanks,

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