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From Dean Gaudet <dgau...@arctic.org>
Subject palloc without a pool (was Re: cvs commit: apache-2.0/src/lib/apr/network_io/unix sockets.c)
Date Tue, 07 Sep 1999 21:54:56 GMT


On 7 Sep 1999 rbb@hyperreal.org wrote:

>   Allor ap_palloc to work without a pool.  Basically, this just uses malloc.
>   This also sets us up to allow multiple allocation methods in the same program.

bleh. 

if you're going to use malloc like this, then just use malloc.  otherwise
you're paying a conditional test on every call to palloc.  not to mention
that there's no free() function... so you have to use free() eventually
anyhow, which seems to destroy the abstraction.

Dean



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