[Gc] [PATCH] More typos.

Ondřej Bílka neleai at seznam.cz
Sun Jul 21 11:54:07 PDT 2013


Hi,

I improved my spellchecker a bit and it found several typos that I
missed at first pass.


---
 darwin_stop_world.c        | 2 +-
 doc/porting.html           | 2 +-
 include/gc.h               | 2 +-
 include/private/gc_priv.h  | 2 +-
 include/private/gcconfig.h | 2 +-
 mallocx.c                  | 4 ++--
 mark.c                     | 2 +-
 os_dep.c                   | 6 +++---
 pthread_support.c          | 8 ++++----
 win32_threads.c            | 4 ++--
 10 files changed, 17 insertions(+), 17 deletions(-)

diff --git a/darwin_stop_world.c b/darwin_stop_world.c
index 11813d2..2c47af9 100644
--- a/darwin_stop_world.c
+++ b/darwin_stop_world.c
@@ -101,7 +101,7 @@ GC_INNER ptr_t GC_FindTopOfStack(unsigned long stack_start)
 #endif /* !GC_NO_THREADS_DISCOVERY */
 
 /* Use implicit threads registration (all task threads excluding the GC */
-/* special ones are stoped and scanned).  Should be called before       */
+/* special ones are stopped and scanned).  Should be called before      */
 /* GC_INIT() (or, at least, before going multi-threaded).  Deprecated.  */
 GC_API void GC_CALL GC_use_threads_discovery(void)
 {
diff --git a/doc/porting.html b/doc/porting.html
index 1208f16..4819fd6 100644
--- a/doc/porting.html
+++ b/doc/porting.html
@@ -212,7 +212,7 @@ from are copied to the stack.  Typically this can be done portably,
 but on some platforms it may require assembly code, or just
 tweaking of conditional compilation tests.
 <P>
-For GC7, if your platform supports <TT>getcontext()</tt>, then definining
+For GC7, if your platform supports <TT>getcontext()</tt>, then defining
 the macro <TT>UNIX_LIKE</tt> for your OS in <TT>gcconfig.h</tt>
 (if it isn't defined there already) is likely to solve the problem.
 otherwise, if you are using gcc, <TT>_builtin_unwind_init()</tt>
diff --git a/include/gc.h b/include/gc.h
index 5b7dae3..a3a13b9 100644
--- a/include/gc.h
+++ b/include/gc.h
@@ -664,7 +664,7 @@ struct GC_prof_stats_s {
 /* should pass the size of the buffer (of GC_prof_stats_s type) to fill */
 /* in the values - this is for interoperability between different GC    */
 /* versions, an old client could have fewer fields, and vice versa,     */
-/* client could use newer gc.h (with more entires declared in the       */
+/* client could use newer gc.h (with more entries declared in the       */
 /* structure) than that of the linked libgc binary; in the latter case, */
 /* unsupported (unknown) fields are filled in with -1.  Return the size */
 /* (in bytes) of the filled in part of the structure (excluding all     */
diff --git a/include/private/gc_priv.h b/include/private/gc_priv.h
index 097522e..a6c6609 100644
--- a/include/private/gc_priv.h
+++ b/include/private/gc_priv.h
@@ -1894,7 +1894,7 @@ GC_EXTERN void (*GC_print_heap_obj)(ptr_t p);
 
 GC_EXTERN GC_bool GC_have_errors; /* We saw a smashed or leaked object. */
                                   /* Call error printing routine        */
-                                  /* occasionally.  It is ok to read it */
+                                  /* occasionally.  It is OK to read it */
                                   /* without acquiring the lock.        */
 
 #define VERBOSE 2
diff --git a/include/private/gcconfig.h b/include/private/gcconfig.h
index bc4c8df..aa154ba 100644
--- a/include/private/gcconfig.h
+++ b/include/private/gcconfig.h
@@ -1305,7 +1305,7 @@
 #       endif
 #       ifdef USE_I686_PREFETCH
           /* FIXME: Thus should use __builtin_prefetch, but we'll leave that */
-          /* for the next rtelease.                                          */
+          /* for the next release.                                           */
 #         define PREFETCH(x) \
             __asm__ __volatile__ ("prefetchnta %0" : : "m"(*(char *)(x)))
             /* Empirically prefetcht0 is much more effective at reducing     */
diff --git a/mallocx.c b/mallocx.c
index 5cb41a9..e71152d 100644
--- a/mallocx.c
+++ b/mallocx.c
@@ -367,7 +367,7 @@ GC_API void GC_CALL GC_generic_malloc_many(size_t lb, int k, void **result)
                 GC_release_mark_lock();
                 LOCK();
                 /* GC lock is needed for reclaim list access.   We      */
-                /* must decrement fl_builder_count before reaquiring GC */
+                /* must decrement fl_builder_count before reacquiring GC*/
                 /* lock.  Hopefully this path is rare.                  */
               }
 #           endif
@@ -465,7 +465,7 @@ GC_API void * GC_CALL GC_memalign(size_t align, size_t lb)
     /* is a multiple of align.  That would be correct up to HBLKSIZE.      */
     new_lb = lb + align - 1;
     result = GC_malloc(new_lb);
-            /* It is ok not to check result for NULL as in that case    */
+            /* It is OK not to check result for NULL as in that case    */
             /* GC_memalign returns NULL too since (0 + 0 % align) is 0. */
     offset = (word)result % align;
     if (offset != 0) {
diff --git a/mark.c b/mark.c
index 16ea236..a5cca7d 100644
--- a/mark.c
+++ b/mark.c
@@ -1768,7 +1768,7 @@ STATIC void GC_push_marked(struct hblk *h, hdr *hhdr)
 
 #ifdef ENABLE_DISCLAIM
 /* Unconditionally mark from all objects which have not been reclaimed. */
-/* This is useful in order to retain pointes which are reachable from   */
+/* This is useful in order to retain pointers which are reachable from  */
 /* the disclaim notifiers.                                              */
 /*                                                                      */
 /* To determine whether an object has been reclaimed, we require that   */
diff --git a/os_dep.c b/os_dep.c
index 738ca25..9a91c34 100644
--- a/os_dep.c
+++ b/os_dep.c
@@ -1083,7 +1083,7 @@ GC_INNER word GC_page_size = 0;
           } /* Otherwise it's not safe to add 16 bytes and we fall      */
             /* back to using /proc.                                     */
 #       elif defined(SPARC)
-          /* Older versions of glibc for 64-bit Sparc do not set
+          /* Older versions of glibc for 64-bit SPARC do not set
            * this variable correctly, it gets set to either zero
            * or one.
            */
@@ -2308,7 +2308,7 @@ void * os2_alloc(size_t bytes)
     {
       while (GC_n_heap_bases-- > 0) {
 #       ifdef CYGWIN32
-          /* FIXME: Is it ok to use non-GC free() here? */
+          /* FIXME: Is it OK to use non-GC free() here? */
 #       else
           GlobalFree(GC_heap_bases[GC_n_heap_bases]);
 #       endif
@@ -3914,7 +3914,7 @@ typedef enum {
 #ifdef THREADS
   /* FIXME: 1 and 2 seem to be safe to use in the msgh_id field,        */
   /* but it isn't documented. Use the source and see if they            */
-  /* should be ok.                                                      */
+  /* should be OK.                                                      */
 # define ID_STOP 1
 # define ID_RESUME 2
 
diff --git a/pthread_support.c b/pthread_support.c
index 876c2a6..0f16499 100644
--- a/pthread_support.c
+++ b/pthread_support.c
@@ -146,7 +146,7 @@
 #     define REAL_FUNC(f) GC_real_##f
       /* We define both GC_f and plain f to be the wrapped function.    */
       /* In that way plain calls work, as do calls from files that      */
-      /* included gc.h, wich redefined f to GC_f.                       */
+      /* included gc.h, which redefined f to GC_f.                      */
       /* FIXME: Needs work for DARWIN and True64 (OSF1) */
       typedef int (* GC_pthread_create_t)(pthread_t *,
                                     GC_PTHREAD_CREATE_CONST pthread_attr_t *,
@@ -675,7 +675,7 @@ STATIC void GC_remove_all_threads_but_me(void)
           me = p;
           p -> next = 0;
 #         ifdef GC_DARWIN_THREADS
-            /* Update thread Id after fork (it is ok to call    */
+            /* Update thread Id after fork (it is OK to call    */
             /* GC_destroy_thread_local and GC_free_internal     */
             /* before update).                                  */
             me -> stop_info.mach_thread = mach_thread_self();
@@ -685,7 +685,7 @@ STATIC void GC_remove_all_threads_but_me(void)
 #         if defined(THREAD_LOCAL_ALLOC) && !defined(USE_CUSTOM_SPECIFIC)
             /* Some TLS implementations might be not fork-friendly, so  */
             /* we re-assign thread-local pointer to 'tlfs' for safety   */
-            /* instead of the assertion check (again, it is ok to call  */
+            /* instead of the assertion check (again, it is OK to call  */
             /* GC_destroy_thread_local and GC_free_internal before).    */
             if (GC_setspecific(GC_thread_key, &me->tlfs) != 0)
               ABORT("GC_setspecific failed (in child)");
diff --git a/win32_threads.c b/win32_threads.c
index 8439178..2d18dc3 100644
--- a/win32_threads.c
+++ b/win32_threads.c
@@ -1047,7 +1047,7 @@ GC_API void * GC_CALL GC_call_with_gc_active(GC_fn_type fn,
 
 #     if defined(THREAD_LOCAL_ALLOC) && !defined(USE_CUSTOM_SPECIFIC)
         /* For Cygwin, we need to re-assign thread-local pointer to     */
-        /* 'tlfs' (it is ok to call GC_destroy_thread_local and         */
+        /* 'tlfs' (it is OK to call GC_destroy_thread_local and         */
         /* GC_free_internal before this action).                        */
         if (GC_setspecific(GC_thread_key, &me->tlfs) != 0)
           ABORT("GC_setspecific failed (in child)");
@@ -2110,7 +2110,7 @@ GC_INNER void GC_get_next_stack(char *start, char *limit,
       /* does not work because they are used with different checked     */
       /* conditions in different places (and, in addition, notifying is */
       /* done after leaving critical section) and this could result in  */
-      /* a signal loosing between checking for a particular condition   */
+      /* a signal losing between checking for a particular condition    */
       /* and calling WaitForSingleObject.  So, we use PulseEvent() and  */
       /* NT SignalObjectAndWait() (which atomically sets mutex event to */
       /* signaled state and starts waiting on condvar).  A special      */
-- 
1.8.3.2



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