[Libreoffice-commits] update string copy semantics to be undefined in a non-crashing way
nthiebaud at gmail.com
Thu Oct 4 06:02:57 PDT 2012
On Thu, Oct 4, 2012 at 7:48 AM, Michael Meeks <michael.meeks at suse.com> wrote:
> The arguably bit was near the crux of the discussion - IIRC it was
> decided that aborting was not a great idea
I believe the only debate was whether aborting in release code was a
But surely there is no arguement that an assert() should abort in debug code.
and in this case, the whole endeavour was not to remove the assert
(i.e abort() ) in debug code, but rather to avoid memory overflow bug
in release code, by sanitizing the consequence of a mis-use of the API
that make it to release code...
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