"Secure coding" audit checkers and Kerberos

Russ Allbery rra at stanford.edu
Wed Oct 15 17:26:59 EDT 2008

John Hascall <john at iastate.edu> writes:

>   asprintf is a non-standard, and therefore
>   sub-optimally portable, GNU extension --
>   so you're still stuck writing something else
>   (perhaps your own asprintf implementation,
>   which is far more baggage than one needs
>   to concat a few strings).

Provided that you have a C99 snprintf, asprintf is simple to implement.
(I have a public domain implementation of that as well that I use for my

Russ Allbery (rra at stanford.edu)             <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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