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authorGravatar Bernhard Reutner-Fischer <rep.dot.nop@gmail.com>2007-11-08 21:11:43 +0000
committerGravatar Bernhard Reutner-Fischer <rep.dot.nop@gmail.com>2007-11-08 21:11:43 +0000
commit9bd8d0c23e867238bad53b04a029f71db9b88c3f (patch)
treed2373a9bd992d2c52cc21704f76d0815bbb178e2 /libbb
parent599bbfbd9be0073c262319a120174fad5a60113e (diff)
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- commentary fixes
- use common exit sequence for failure path: text data bss dec hex filename 308 0 0 308 134 libbb/xreadlink.o.pgf 296 0 0 296 128 libbb/xreadlink.o
Diffstat (limited to 'libbb')
-rw-r--r--libbb/xreadlink.c22
1 files changed, 11 insertions, 11 deletions
diff --git a/libbb/xreadlink.c b/libbb/xreadlink.c
index a5f7eb8be..0b6eb05f3 100644
--- a/libbb/xreadlink.c
+++ b/libbb/xreadlink.c
@@ -8,7 +8,7 @@
/*
* NOTE: This function returns a malloced char* that you will have to free
- * yourself. You have been warned.
+ * yourself.
*/
char *xmalloc_readlink(const char *path)
{
@@ -33,14 +33,14 @@ char *xmalloc_readlink(const char *path)
}
/*
- * this routine is not the same as realpath(), which
- * canonicalizes the given path completely. this routine only
- * follows trailing symlinks until a real file is reached, and
- * returns its name. if the path ends in a dangling link, or if
- * the target doesn't exist, the path is returned in any case.
- * intermediate symlinks in the path are not expanded -- only
+ * This routine is not the same as realpath(), which
+ * canonicalizes the given path completely. This routine only
+ * follows trailing symlinks until a real file is reached and
+ * returns its name. If the path ends in a dangling link or if
+ * the target doesn't exist, the path is returned in any case.
+ * Intermediate symlinks in the path are not expanded -- only
* those at the tail.
- * a malloced char* is returned, which must be freed by the caller.
+ * A malloced char* is returned, which must be freed by the caller.
*/
char *xmalloc_follow_symlinks(const char *path)
{
@@ -60,12 +60,12 @@ char *xmalloc_follow_symlinks(const char *path)
/* not a symlink, or doesn't exist */
if (errno == EINVAL || errno == ENOENT)
return buf;
- free(buf);
- return NULL;
- }
+ goto free_buf_ret_null;
+ }
if (!--looping) {
free(linkpath);
+free_buf_ret_null:
free(buf);
return NULL;
}