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From Sachin Patole <patole.sac...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Proposed refactoring project
Date Mon, 19 Jun 2017 12:53:52 GMT
I m intrested.

On Jun 19, 2017 6:22 PM, "Patricia Shanahan" <pats@acm.org> wrote:

> I have proposed this refactoring project on the dev@ mailing list, with
> some positive and no negative feedback.
>
> The problem is that OpenOffice makes extensive use of primitive arrays.
> They have no option for automatic bounds checking, and we have had some
> problems due to failure to explicitly check bounds.
>
> The proposed change is to replace, as far as possible, direct use of
> primitive arrays with Standard Template Library objects, and use the
> access functions that provide automatic bounds checking.
>
> This project will take a lot of work, including relatively simple tasks
> that beginners can do. Generally, the broader the use of a given array,
> the more difficult it will be to replace.
>
> If you would be interested in contributing to this project, please reply
> to this message.
>

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