[openssl.org #4590] accessors without const return arguments
On Fri Jul 22 14:09:12 2016, steve wrote:
> On Sat Jun 25 22:09:59 2016, [hidden email] wrote:
> > Above is reason the request to remove const from return argument of
> > get0
> > methods.
> We had a discussion about this and the preference was to have get
> retain const for various reasons.
> Instead the DSA_SIG/ECDSA_SIG structures now no longer pre-allocate
> r/s so they
> aren't immediately freed when you set them.
> > The issue is not only for ECDSA but also for DSA_SIG and RSA, DSA, DH
> > keys where situation is similar.
> Do you have some examples of how this affects other structures? For
> keys the fields are NULL initially unless I've missed something.