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From Stas Bekman <s...@stason.org>
Subject Re: broken apr_brigade_cleanup?
Date Fri, 10 Dec 2004 02:16:52 GMT
William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
> At 10:15 AM 12/7/2004, Stas Bekman wrote:
>>apr_brigade_cleanup looks wrong:
>>APU_DECLARE(apr_status_t) apr_brigade_cleanup(void *data)
>>   apr_bucket_brigade *b = data;
>>   apr_bucket *e;
>>shouldn't it be:
>>   apr_bucket_brigade *b = (apr_bucket_brigade *)data;
>>why does it have (void *data) argument? why is this inconsistent with:
>> APU_DECLARE(apr_status_t) apr_brigade_destroy(apr_bucket_brigade *b);
>>it seems to work fine on linux but on windows causes all kind of crashes.
> It shouldn't - all ANSI C compilers should promote any void* type
> to an appropriate foo* type silently and without any negative
> consequences.
> Is it possible you created a mis-aligned apr_bucket_brigade (not
> on an appropriate word boundry?)  What module is crashing?  Is
> this perl?  C?  C++?

Bill, as I said earlier I can't answer on any of these, since I'm not 
running on win32.

But I want to report that we fixed the wrapper to use apr_bucket_brigade* 
instead of void*, and win32 can't be happier than that.

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