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Re: [PATCH] String creation -- ensuring space for the NUL

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2012 12:02:57 -0500

On Feb 14, 2012 8:54 AM, "Philip Martin" <philip.martin_at_wandisco.com> wrote:
>
> Philip Martin <philip.martin_at_wandisco.com> writes:
>
> > Branko Čibej <brane_at_apache.org> writes:
> >
> >> Please explain again, why do we need the revved _ensure2 at all? Can
you
> >> think of any possible way that even marginally sane code would break if
> >> we just fixed the docs and behaviour of _ensure?
> >
> > I was thinking the same. What would break is somebody reading the new
> > docs and writing code that fails when linked against existing
> > svn_stringbuf_ensure.
>
> A patch from trunk backported to an old branch, say.

That is entirely stretching.

Please. Let's be rational here. Just fix the docstring.

-g
Received on 2012-02-14 18:03:32 CET

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