using safe string functions in wine

Steven Edwards steven_ed4153 at
Thu Feb 24 13:49:24 CST 2005

--- James Hawkins <truiken at> wrote:
> What is your opinion on whether we should implement and use either the
> user-mode or kernel-mode (or both) string safe functions?  Using these
> functions instead of the standard c string functions would promote
> consistency and security in the wine code base.  On the other hand,
> using these functions adds another layer of calls to the code.  What
> are other pro's and con's of using string safe functions?

One of the ReactOS guys started this if Wine wants to adopt it.


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