Re: [PATCH] [TRIVIAL] kstrdup

From: Martin Mares (
Date: Thu Jan 23 2003 - 09:21:38 EST


> Ehm?! What's confusing on strdup? Or you want to also introduce
> kmemcpy, kmemcmp, ksprintf etc?

No, as long as they don't allocate any memory.

"kstrdup" makes it clear that the string is allocated by kmalloc()
and should be freed by kfree().

                                Have a nice fortnight

Martin `MJ' Mares   <>
Faculty of Math and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., Earth
"In theory, practice and theory are the same, but in practice they are different." -- Larry McVoy
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