> "David O'Brien" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> > Well... it would be nice if people would do CORRECT fixes.  From
> > some things DES was saying, people are making some really stupid "fixes"
> > just to quite warnings.  Esp. WRT const.
> Yes, the YP code is full of strdup()s that have no purpose other than
> to silence const warnings, and the allocated memory is never freed -
> nor is the return value from strdup() checked.

Some strdup()s are ok. if they are definitely one-offs, then
they are no worse than "char foo[BAR]" for some value of BAR.

Others can be downright evil.

o       Mark Murray
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