note: this was originally asked on SO. Part of my current project involves iterating over sequences that don't necessarily exist. For example, I have something similar to a relational database in ...
I'm writing a C (c99) library that operates on strings. I'm having a design problem writing functions that will perform in different modes. For example; the Find function can search for: the ...
Although this question has come up before, mine is different because it is not supposed to cover anything OOP but only plain (ANSI) C. Especially in open-source software, I usually encounter a ...
Given that C# has the unsafe keyword, are there situations in which it would still be beneficial to interoperate with C libraries? I could see the need for very fast number crunching, graphical ...
C99 has been with us for a while now. It introduces a lot of features that are not in K&Rs The C Programming Language. None of them are particularly radical. However, even small features like ...
It looks like K&R "C Programming Language (2nd Edition)" covers ANSI C, but another book that I'm starting (Stephen G. Kochan "Programming in C") says that it uses C99. I'm coming from a ...
Some seem to say that one should avoid C99 features in C code as compilers don't really support those features. C99 is a standard from 1999, shouldn't these features be quite widespread now? Should ...