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00001 // The -*- C++ -*- dynamic memory management header.
00002 
00003 // Copyright (C) 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002,
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00006 
00007 // This file is part of GCC.
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00027 
00028 /** @file new
00029  *  This is a Standard C++ Library header.
00030  *
00031  *  The header @c new defines several functions to manage dynamic memory and
00032  *  handling memory allocation errors; see
00033  *  http://gcc.gnu.org/onlinedocs/libstdc++/18_support/howto.html#4 for more.
00034  */
00035 
00036 #ifndef _NEW
00037 #define _NEW
00038 
00039 #include <cstddef>
00040 #include <exception>
00041 
00042 #pragma GCC visibility push(default)
00043 
00044 extern "C++" {
00045 
00046 namespace std 
00047 {
00048   /**
00049    *  @brief  Exception possibly thrown by @c new.
00050    *  @ingroup exceptions
00051    *
00052    *  @c bad_alloc (or classes derived from it) is used to report allocation
00053    *  errors from the throwing forms of @c new.  */
00054   class bad_alloc : public exception 
00055   {
00056   public:
00057     bad_alloc() throw() { }
00058 
00059     // This declaration is not useless:
00060     // http://gcc.gnu.org/onlinedocs/gcc-3.0.2/gcc_6.html#SEC118
00061     virtual ~bad_alloc() throw();
00062 
00063     // See comment in eh_exception.cc.
00064     virtual const char* what() const throw();
00065   };
00066 
00067   struct nothrow_t { };
00068 
00069   extern const nothrow_t nothrow;
00070 
00071   /** If you write your own error handler to be called by @c new, it must
00072    *  be of this type.  */
00073   typedef void (*new_handler)();
00074 
00075   /// Takes a replacement handler as the argument, returns the
00076   /// previous handler.
00077   new_handler set_new_handler(new_handler) throw();
00078 } // namespace std
00079 
00080 //@{
00081 /** These are replaceable signatures:
00082  *  - normal single new and delete (no arguments, throw @c bad_alloc on error)
00083  *  - normal array new and delete (same)
00084  *  - @c nothrow single new and delete (take a @c nothrow argument, return
00085  *    @c NULL on error)
00086  *  - @c nothrow array new and delete (same)
00087  *
00088  *  Placement new and delete signatures (take a memory address argument,
00089  *  does nothing) may not be replaced by a user's program.
00090 */
00091 void* operator new(std::size_t) throw (std::bad_alloc);
00092 void* operator new[](std::size_t) throw (std::bad_alloc);
00093 void operator delete(void*) throw();
00094 void operator delete[](void*) throw();
00095 void* operator new(std::size_t, const std::nothrow_t&) throw();
00096 void* operator new[](std::size_t, const std::nothrow_t&) throw();
00097 void operator delete(void*, const std::nothrow_t&) throw();
00098 void operator delete[](void*, const std::nothrow_t&) throw();
00099 
00100 // Default placement versions of operator new.
00101 inline void* operator new(std::size_t, void* __p) throw() { return __p; }
00102 inline void* operator new[](std::size_t, void* __p) throw() { return __p; }
00103 
00104 // Default placement versions of operator delete.
00105 inline void  operator delete  (void*, void*) throw() { }
00106 inline void  operator delete[](void*, void*) throw() { }
00107 //@}
00108 } // extern "C++"
00109 
00110 #pragma GCC visibility pop
00111 
00112 #endif

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