Subject: Re: popclient 3.0 bug - heads up!
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
List: current-users
Date: 05/27/1997 10:26:23
> In case anyone's curious, the official answer is that:
> 1.  argv is modifiable.
> 2.  The contents of the strings in argv are modifiable.
> 3.  The pointers in argv are *not* modifiable.

Presumably point 3 applies only to the pointers that argv originally
pointed to, not necessarily to wherever it may point at any given

Why is argv not typed as "char * const *", incidentally?

					der Mouse

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