bin/71630: [PATCH] cleanup of the usr.sbin/pppd code

Dan Lukes dan at
Sun Sep 12 23:40:43 PDT 2004

The following reply was made to PR bin/71630; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Dan Lukes <dan at>
To: Giorgos Keramidas <keramida at>
Cc: bug-followup at
Subject: Re: bin/71630: [PATCH] cleanup of the usr.sbin/pppd code
Date: Mon, 13 Sep 2004 08:35:58 +0200

 Giorgos Keramidas wrote:
 > The impact is not greater than the impact of the bogus initialization
 > shown above though.  
 	Not true (v=v during declaration doesn't emit any code - it's signal
 for compiler, not real assignment).
 > The only difference is the extra safety the NULL
 > initialization buys us.
 	Agree. Lets initialise iffile to NULL

More information about the freebsd-bugs mailing list