Simo Sorce idra at samba.org
Mon Jul 15 01:14:02 GMT 2002

Tim, yes I'm going to modify the code to reflect just that :)
I wanted to have also a non talloc possibility, and just toght ot is
possible simply making a malloc instead of a talloc if the mem_ctx is



On Mon, 2002-07-15 at 07:54, Tim Potter wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 13, 2002 at 06:01:41PM +0200, Simo Sorce wrote:
> > any objection into adding a function to talloc to import a previously
> > allocated memory?
> > 
> > something like that:
> > 
> > bool talloc_memorize(TALLOC_CTX *t, void *src, size_t src_size)
> Hi Simo.
> Isn't this going to cause horrible problems if you pass in a a piece of
> memory that has already been allocated by talloc?  It looks like you
> must pass in memory allocated my mallloc() unless you want to have a
> double free happening sometime later.  This will be very difficult to
> debug.
> > it would be useful to add allocated strings returned from another
> > function to a talloc context ... the only problem I see is the size one.
> Why not just use a talloc context for these allocated strings in the
> first place?
> Tim.
Simo Sorce
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