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  • 07/15/2020
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Contents

Free

Frees memory allocated by the function
ippsMalloc
.

Syntax

void ippsFree(void*
ptr
);
Include Files
ipps.h
Domain Dependencies
Headers:
ippcore.h
,
ippvm.h
Libraries:
ippcore.lib
,
ippvm.lib
Parameters
ptr
Pointer to a memory block to be freed. The memory block pointed to with
ptr
is allocated by the function
ippsMalloc
.
Description
This function frees the aligned memory block allocated by the function
ippsMalloc
.
Use the
ippsFree()
to free memory allocated by
ippsMalloc()
. Use
free
to free memory allocated by
malloc
or
calloc
.

Product and Performance Information

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