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authorMiklos Vajna <>2008-06-14 01:01:59 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2008-06-17 04:31:17 (GMT)
commit9e18522328dc6ba2cf49b56fa7a54c14ad4df840 (patch)
tree2c092138ed3836ce8f385e02b56bfc6669e825df /Documentation/technical/api-run-command.txt
parent5f54de5bd07481f6d88e8dbd5551f3356ecbf513 (diff)
run-command documentation: fix "memset()" parameter
When initializing the struct async and struct child_process structures, the documentation suggested "clearing" the structure with '0' instead of '\0'. It is enough to use integer zero here. Signed-off-by: Miklos Vajna <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation/technical/api-run-command.txt')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/technical/api-run-command.txt b/Documentation/technical/api-run-command.txt
index c364a22..3e1342a 100644
--- a/Documentation/technical/api-run-command.txt
+++ b/Documentation/technical/api-run-command.txt
@@ -63,7 +63,7 @@ command to run in a sub-process.
The caller:
-1. allocates and clears (memset(&chld, '0', sizeof(chld));) a
+1. allocates and clears (memset(&chld, 0, sizeof(chld));) a
struct child_process variable;
2. initializes the members;
3. calls start_command();
@@ -136,7 +136,7 @@ to produce output that the caller reads.
The caller:
-1. allocates and clears (memset(&asy, '0', sizeof(asy));) a
+1. allocates and clears (memset(&asy, 0, sizeof(asy));) a
struct async variable;
2. initializes .proc and .data;
3. calls start_async();