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streaming: void pointer instead of char pointer

Allow any kind of buffer to be fed to read_istream() without an explicit
cast by making it's buf argument a void pointer.  It's about arbitrary
data, not only characters.

Signed-off-by: Rene Scharfe <rene.scharfe@lsrfire.ath.cx>
Signed-off-by: Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <pclouds@gmail.com>
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
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1 parent 10d4332 commit 6163cd8a2a8703bdbd30920731aec32c68c39453 Ren�� Scharfe committed with gitster May 3, 2012
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  1. +1 −1 streaming.c
  2. +1 −1 streaming.h
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2 streaming.c
@@ -99,7 +99,7 @@ int close_istream(struct git_istream *st)
return r;
}
-ssize_t read_istream(struct git_istream *st, char *buf, size_t sz)
+ssize_t read_istream(struct git_istream *st, void *buf, size_t sz)
{
return st->vtbl->read(st, buf, sz);
}
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2 streaming.h
@@ -10,7 +10,7 @@ struct git_istream;
extern struct git_istream *open_istream(const unsigned char *, enum object_type *, unsigned long *, struct stream_filter *);
extern int close_istream(struct git_istream *);
-extern ssize_t read_istream(struct git_istream *, char *, size_t);
+extern ssize_t read_istream(struct git_istream *, void *, size_t);
extern int stream_blob_to_fd(int fd, const unsigned char *, struct stream_filter *, int can_seek);

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