replacement of talloc

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Thu Jul 19 08:02:47 MDT 2012

On Thu, Jul 19, 2012 at 07:30:30PM +0530, akib sayyed wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 19, 2012 at 7:09 PM, Volker Lendecke
> <Volker.Lendecke at>wrote:
> > On Thu, Jul 19, 2012 at 07:04:35PM +0530, akib sayyed wrote:
> > > I want to run the code on arm and arm dont have memoery management
> > > routines. i might need to write them seperately  which involve getting
> > > details from kernal. so i want to completely replace talloc and implement
> > > normal memory allocating and deallocating.
> >
> > talloc sits on top of malloc. So you also want to remove
> > malloc?
> >
> > i think malloc can be used. if there is chances we can even replace malloc
> then also fine.
> main reason here is i cannot use standard C library while compiling the
> firmware. it will over size the firmware image that may cause difficiult to
> implement on available memory and RAM

Ok, if you can't use malloc I would guess that you need to
re-implement quite a bit of the code you are working on.

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