任务单 #18742

Check type selection for sizes

开放日期: 2009-09-17 02:58 最后更新: 2009-12-12 00:18

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How do you think about to replace any "int" and "long" for parameters like "pos", "len" or "destlen" by the data type "size_t"?

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2009-09-17 02:58 Updated by: elfring
  • New Ticket "Check type selection for sizes" created
2009-09-26 11:40 Updated by: (del#1144)
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I think it is good. Do you have an idea for list up the points of replace?

2009-09-26 18:33 Updated by: elfring
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I'm sorry - I do not really understand your reply on this issue.

I have pointed already to places in the source files which might need further clarification on better data type selection.

2009-09-29 12:09 Updated by: (del#1144)
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I'm grateful for your suggestion, but I guess your meaning isn't correct only the "Example" points.

Do you have any idea for find *all of the place* that need to change data type?

2009-09-29 18:50 Updated by: elfring
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I do not know the source files good enough to definitely say in all places where negative values are really acceptable for integral data types. I have got the impression that there are still more update candidates in the source code where unsigned types will improve software correctness.

I hope to get a clarification on the interface design from the core software developers.

2009-10-06 22:28 Updated by: (del#1144)
  • 优先 Update from 5 - Medium to 3
2009-10-06 22:28 Updated by: (del#1144)
  • 处理结果 Update from to Postponed
2009-12-10 20:44 Updated by: (del#1144)
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  • 优先 Update from 3 to 1 - Lowest
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Disputed points and side-effect are too many, and team members doesn't have enough time to fix this issue.

2009-12-12 00:18 Updated by: elfring
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How can the concerns about potential side effects be clarified?

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