[Python-Dev] If aligned_alloc() is missing on your platform, please let us know.

Stefan Krah stefan at bytereef.org
Fri Oct 27 04:17:22 EDT 2017


we want to add aligned versions of allocation functions to 3.7:


C11 has aligned_alloc().

Linux, BSD, OSX, MSVC, Android all have either posix_memalign() or

Cygwin apparently has posix_memalign().

MinGW has:


Victor wrote a patch and would like to avoid adding a (probably unnecessary)
emulation function. I agree with that.

So if any platform does not have some form of aligned_alloc(), please
speak up.

Stefan Krah

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