[Speex-dev] Improving memory allocation

Steve Kann stevek at stevek.com
Thu Mar 3 13:49:50 PST 2005

Jean-Marc Valin wrote:

>>alloca() allocates memory in the current stack frame, and works for both 
>>gcc and icc.
>Another problem I find with alloca is that you cannot control the
>alignment. This might cause problem with the SSE code, which requires
>16-byte alignment.

That's a pretty simple problem to solve, though; make a speex_alloca() 
which gives you back something aligned..


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