On Sat, Jan 30, 2010 at 07:32:06PM +0200, shmuel siegel wrote:
> On 1/29/2010 4:50 AM, Tom "spot" Callaway wrote:
> > On 01/28/2010 09:32 PM, Eric Smith wrote:
> >> What is considered the best practice for packaging a program that uses
> >> strlcpy()?
> > Besides patching it to not use strlcpy?
> Is there a reason (from a programming point of view) to avoid
They are solving the wrong problem. Just use asprintf() and avoid the
entire issue of fixed size buffers in the first place. There are times
when fixed size buffers are important, but much of the C code I see that
uses strcat() would be better off re-written to use asprintf()
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