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Re: free() pointer error when using bindings to read specfile

From: Eric MSP Veith <eveith@wwweb-library.net>
Date: Sun 13 Sep 2009 - 19:15:27 CEST
Message-Id: <200909131915.31934.eveith@wwweb-library.net>
Am Sonntag, 13. September 2009 18:50:08 schrieb Jeff Johnson:
> On Sep 13, 2009, at 12:32 PM, Eric MSP Veith wrote:
> > Is that mutex-refcount-thingy already part of 5.2.0?
> 
> The rpmioPool mechanism is in 5.2.0 yes. But iirc I added the
> refcounts for Spec
> and Package since 5.2.0. Not too hard to backport, but because
> its refcounts, well, there are often some twisty little details.

Ok, I'll wait until that's in a release, then. Is it planned for 5.2.1 or 
later?

> So only a spewage aesthetic makes sense. Personally, I find YAML
> easier on my tired old eyes, all the angle brackets in XML scratch
> my cornea.

YAML is a data serialization language anyways, so it makes perfectly sense to 
use that instead of a markup language, be it extended or not.

> YAML has been in RPM for years now, XML even longer. So "time-consuming"
> is a polite euphemism for "lazy" imho.

Uh, you got me there. :-)
 
>  From <rpmdb/rpmevr.h> (the current location):

Thanks, again.

		-- Eric


Received on Sun Sep 13 19:16:37 2009
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