[squid-dev] [PATCH] Replace new/delete operators using modern C++ rules

Amos Jeffries squid3 at treenet.co.nz
Sat May 21 07:58:48 UTC 2016

On 21/05/2016 8:11 a.m., Alex Rousskov wrote:
> On 04/11/2016 09:16 AM, Alex Rousskov wrote:
>> On 04/09/2016 10:50 PM, Amos Jeffries wrote:
>>> In principle this is a great step forward, but I would like confirmation
>>> about the portability side of things before it actually gets merged.
>> Me too. [...]
>> FWIW, the patch did compile fine on a few Linux boxes and one MacOS laptop.
> * the existing code causes problems and violates C++ rules
> * the fix does not have known problems
> * the fix has been tested on several platforms
> * nobody has committed to report results for untested platforms
> * the Squid Project provides no access to those untested platforms
> * testing this code is difficult so the set of volunteers is tiny
> Given the above, I suggest to apply polished changes to trunk and see
> what happens on those untested and hard-to-get-to platforms. Any
> objections or better ideas?

None from me. +1 and please apply.


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