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From Ben Laurie <...@algroup.co.uk>
Subject Re: Use of pcalloc()
Date Sat, 19 Jul 1997 19:10:45 GMT
Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:

>     Of course, I would like to see that replaced with "if (pointer !=
> NULL)"
>     throughout the code for clarity's sake - if not to protect against
> a
>     bad assumption of NULL's actual value.  The compiler will reduce
> it
>     to the same code, so there's no loss - only a gain of readability.

I'm not convinced that verbosity == readability.

Cheers,

Ben.

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