Subject: Re: getch() memory leak fix
To: Julian Coleman <J.D.Coleman@newcastle.ac.uk>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/01/2000 03:52:55
>> I found the following diff in my local tree. it it still
>Not sure if that it should be called a memory leak, as __init_getch() is
>only called once!
... only if you call initscr() only once in your application.
>I don't see any reason to keep the return value around,
>so I think it can be free()'d, yes. Some t_getstr() calls in setterm.c look
>like they could do with this too. The one in getcap() should check against
>NULL not ERR, I think.
i think we should free it. i'll commit it and look into some other