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Re: lib/43899: setenv(3)/unsetenv(3) memory leak
The following reply was made to PR lib/43899; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: itohy%NetBSD.org@localhost (ITOH Yasufumi)
To: gnats-bugs%NetBSD.org@localhost, netbsd-bugs%NetBSD.org@localhost
Subject: Re: lib/43899: setenv(3)/unsetenv(3) memory leak
Date: Sat, 25 Sep 2010 17:16:33 +0900
In article <20100923131001.5C93F63B995%www.NetBSD.org@localhost>
> I just noticed that unsetenv(3) does not seems to reclaim memory that was
> allocated by setenv(3) for a single variable.
setenv(3) leaks memory by its nature. It's a spec.
The problem is that our implementation of putenv(3) leaks memory.
The standard says we can use putenv(3) without memory leaks.
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