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From: burns.ethan@gmail.com
To: kernel-janitors@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [KJ] memory zeroing macros
Date: Sun, 11 Feb 2007 20:34:34 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20070211203434.GA26874@bender.eaburns.mooo.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0702101731480.6852@CPE00045a9c397f-CM001225dbafb6>

On Sun, Feb 11, 2007 at 04:32:11AM -0500, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> or maybe this really is just not worth the effort.  who knows?

I don't think its worth the effort.  Changing the name on this wouldn't add
any readability.  memset(dest, 0, len) is very clear, in my opinion.  Also,
there's nothing really error prone about it...  I see no advantage.

	Just my 2 cents,
		--Ethan
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  parent reply	other threads:[~2007-02-11 20:34 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-02-10 22:32 Robert P. J. Day
2007-02-10 23:42 ` Alexey Dobriyan
2007-02-11  8:55 ` Robert P. J. Day
2007-02-11  9:24 ` Alexey Dobriyan
2007-02-11  9:32 ` Robert P. J. Day
2007-02-11 20:34 ` burns.ethan [this message]
2007-02-11 21:33 ` Greg KH
2007-02-12  1:51 ` Srdjan Todorovic
2007-02-12  4:43 ` Greg KH
2007-02-12  5:28 ` Richard Knutsson
2007-02-12  8:59 ` Robert P. J. Day

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