Change the allocation of the contiguous data space starting at the address a-addr1, previously allocated by ALLOCATE or RESIZE, to u address units. u may be either larger or smaller than the current size of the region. The data-space pointer is unaffected by this operation.
If the operation succeeds, a-addr2 is the aligned starting address of u address units of allocated memory and ior is zero. a-addr2 may be, but need not be, the same as a-addr1. If they are not the same, the values contained in the region at a-addr1 are copied to a-addr2, up to the minimum size of either of the two regions. If they are the same, the values contained in the region are preserved to the minimum of u or the original size. If a-addr2 is not the same as a-addr1, the region of memory at a-addr1 is returned to the system according to the operation of FREE.
If the operation fails, a-addr2 equals a-addr1, the region of memory at a-addr1 is unaffected, and ior is the implementation-defined I/O result code.
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