[openssl-users] [openssl-dev] Is X509_free(NULL) ok?

Salz, Rich rsalz at akamai.com
Fri Dec 22 14:24:19 UTC 2017

>	if (ptr!= NULL) free(ptr);
That shouldn’t be necessary for OpenSSL.  If you find places where it is, please open an issue.
➢ BTW, "can handle" should explicitly say what happens.  Perhaps use the C 
    library text, which says:
    	If ptr is NULL, no operation is performed.
That is the wording we use.

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