[errors] free()

From: RJ Bean (naeis@hotmail.com)
Date: 11/30/00

While trying to implement player short-descs so that its like:

The tall, weathered man has arrived.
Naeis has arrived.

I've encountered an error when the player quits and chooses '0' in the menu.
  The error is in the free_char function called by the close_socket
function.  i have:

    if (ch->player.short_descr)

on the free statement- the mud crashes.  I was musing on that perhaps its
because I'm using a C++ compiler and the free (and malloc) statements are
from C.  Anyone have an similar experience with this before?  I am

             Naeis of DaneuranMUD

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