>> On 2014-06-17 09.34, Jeremiah Mahler wrote:

>>> Also, strnncmp() was switched from using memcmp() to strncmp()
>>> internally to make it clear that this is meant for strings, not
>>> general buffers.

Why shouldn't I want to use this helper on arbitrary data?  One of the
advantages of other helpers in git that take a pointer and a length
(e.g., the strbuf library) are that they are 8-bit clean and can work
on binary data when it's useful.

Thanks,
Jonathan
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