Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/libexec/comsat
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bill Studenmund <email@example.com>
Date: 09/19/2003 17:11:51
On Fri, 19 Sep 2003 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> >It seems to me that we've introduced extra complexity for absolutely no
> >reason at all. Because the program exits immediately in the failure
> >case (without jumping through a pile of clean-up functions), there's
> >no chance that an invalid buffer or buffersize will be used in further
> if we leave bad practice in code people would cut-and-paste it and use
> it, causing bad mistakes. so i am being pedantic.
Wouldn't it be sufficient to just add a comment saying that this behavior
is ok because we exit if there's a failure?