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From: Miriam Rubio <>
Cc: Tanushree Tumane <>,
	Johannes Schindelin <>,
	Christian Couder <>,
	Miriam Rubio <>
Subject: [Outreachy] [PATCH] bisect--helper: refer branch.buf before strbuf_release(...)
Date: Sun,  8 Dec 2019 18:28:13 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)

From: Tanushree Tumane <>

Move `error("...%s...", branch.buf);` before `strbuf_release(&branch);`
to release string buffer `branch` and the memory it used.

Mentored-by: Johannes Schindelin <>
Mentored-by: Christian Couder <>
Signed-off-by: Tanushree Tumane <>
Signed-off-by: Miriam Rubio <>
 builtin/bisect--helper.c | 7 ++++---
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/builtin/bisect--helper.c b/builtin/bisect--helper.c
index 1fbe156e67..3055b2bb50 100644
--- a/builtin/bisect--helper.c
+++ b/builtin/bisect--helper.c
@@ -169,11 +169,12 @@ static int bisect_reset(const char *commit)
 		argv_array_pushl(&argv, "checkout", branch.buf, "--", NULL);
 		if (run_command_v_opt(argv.argv, RUN_GIT_CMD)) {
+			error(_("could not check out original"
+				" HEAD '%s'. Try 'git bisect"
+				" reset <commit>'."), branch.buf);
-			return error(_("could not check out original"
-				       " HEAD '%s'. Try 'git bisect"
-				       " reset <commit>'."), branch.buf);
+			return -1;
2.21.0 (Apple Git-122.2)

             reply	other threads:[~2019-12-08 17:29 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-12-08 17:28 Miriam Rubio [this message]
2019-12-08 19:11 ` [Outreachy] [PATCH] bisect--helper: refer branch.buf before strbuf_release(...) Johannes Schindelin
2019-12-09  8:15   ` Miriam R.

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