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PR_NEW

Allocates memory of a specified size from the heap.

Syntax

#include <prmem.h>

_type * PR_NEW(_struct);

Parameter

_struct
The name of a type.

Returns

An pointer to a buffer sized to contain the type _struct, or if the allocation attempt fails, NULL. Call PR_GetError() to retrieve the error returned by the libc function.

Description

This macro allocates memory whose size is sizeof(_struct) and returns a pointer to that memory.

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