[fpc-devel] ReallocMem with CMem
Michael Van Canneyt
michael at freepascal.org
Wed Mar 8 21:16:10 CET 2006
On Wed, 8 Mar 2006, Jonas Maebe wrote:
> On 8 mrt 2006, at 20:34, Michael Van Canneyt wrote:
> >>> What has 'alloc' to do with cleaning/zeroing?
> >> It is *the* difference between GetMem and AllocMem.
> > Not in FPC. Reallocmem just resizes. No zeroing is done, as already
> > explained
> > by Jonas and Daniel.
> Yes, but allocmem() does zero the allocated memory (although our
> documentation at http://www.freepascal.org/docs-html/rtl/system/
> allocmem.html claims it's the same as getmem, that's not true -- I
> guess because in Delphi it also zeroes the allocated memory with
I'll change the docs accordingly.
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