Method

GLibStringfree

Declaration

gchar*
g_string_free (
  GString* string,
  gboolean free_segment
)

Description

Frees the memory allocated for the GString. If free_segment is TRUE it also frees the character data. If it’s FALSE, the caller gains ownership of the buffer and must free it after use with g_free().

Parameters

free_segment gboolean
 

If TRUE, the actual character data is freed as well.

Return value

Returns: utf8
 

The character data of string (i.e. NULL if free_segment is TRUE)

 The caller of the method takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.
 The return value can be NULL.
 The string is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.