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Re: Your push broke windows builds on 5.3


Hi, Vladislav!

On Oct 11, Vladislav Vaintroub wrote:
> There is a bunch of "Freeing NULL pointer at line 405, 'comp_err.c'"
> messages in the build log.
> My wild guess was safemalloc, and indeed, a  merge from 5.1-feedbqack
> (re)introduced unconditional -DSAFEMALLOC in debug builds. I removed it
> again now from 5.1-5.2-5.3, and it builds fine.  I presume safemalloc builds
> if we do any at  would have this problem. Why freeing NULL  pointer is bad I
> do not know, in C standard library it is ok.

I've fixed comp_err.c too.