[tz] [PATCH 1/3] Assume C89.

Tony Finch dot at dotat.at
Fri Oct 12 17:39:11 UTC 2012

Todd C. Miller <Todd.Miller at courtesan.com> wrote:
> Also, I believe irealloc() is still needed if you are targetting
> C89 as the behavior where realloc(NULL, n) being equivalent to
> malloc(n) was standardized in C99, not C89.

My copy of ISO/IEC 9899:1990 says "If ptr is a null pointer, the realloc
function behaves like the malloc function for the specified size."

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