Alignment issue of iobuf functions
wk at gnupg.org
Fri Jan 8 12:19:57 CET 2016
On Fri, 8 Jan 2016 03:16, gniibe at fsij.org said:
> The API of the function iobuf_desc is somewhat ugly. And I don't like
> strncpy in general, though. Since it is an internal function, the
Please use mem2str instead:
char *mem2str (char *dest, const void *src, size_t n);
This function is similar to strncpy(). However it won't copy more
than N - 1 characters and makes sure that a '\0' is appended. With
N given as 0, nothing will happen. With DEST given as NULL, memory
will be allocated using xmalloc (i.e. if it runs out of core
the function terminates). Returns DES or a pointer to the
> Since this change is needed to GnuPG 1.4 and 2.0 as well, I'd like
> to confirm if this patch is OK to commit.
I don't see a reason to backport it to 2.0.
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