[PATCH]setup.exe: delete called for NULL pointer

Michael A Chase mchase@ix.netcom.com
Wed Apr 10 14:55:00 GMT 2002


I don't know, but many other places where it is called, it's protected by
   if (var)
      delete[] var;
--
Mac :})
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Pavel Tsekov" <ptsekov@gmx.net>
To: "Michael A Chase" <mchase@ix.netcom.com>
Cc: <cygwin-patches@cygwin.com>
Sent: Wednesday, April 10, 2002 13:01
Subject: Re: [PATCH]setup.exe: delete called for NULL pointer


> Wednesday, April 10, 2002, 7:20:30 PM, you wrote:
>
> MAC> I don't know if this delete call is a problem, but every other place
I found
> MAC> delete called in the setup.exe source, the variable was either
confirmed not
> MAC> NULL or the variable was certain to not be NULL.  In this case, the
variable
> MAC> either must be NULL or the buffer is too small.
>
> Isn't the 'delete' operator NULL aware ?




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