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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] xen/many: xfree() can tolerate NULL pointers

Ian Campbell writes ("Re: [PATCH] xen/many: xfree() can tolerate NULL 
> On Mon, 2015-01-19 at 11:12 +0000, Andrew Cooper wrote:
> > On 19/01/15 10:54, Ian Campbell wrote:
> > > Anyway, could you include the spatch in the commit log, for completeness
> > > and for future cargo culting ;-) (unless it's huge, I guess)
> > 
> > It was tiny, but sadly scummed to a `git clean`.  I can't even recall
> > which of the many kfree() variants I ended up modifying (s/k/x/),
> No worries, next time ;-)

Umm, further to my last mail, we (the Free Software world in general)
should treat this the same way we would any other case where the
source code has been genuinely lost.  We start editing the output
file, and treat the results as the new source code.

(Something can only be the preferred form for modification if it
actually exists.)


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