C is a general-purpose computer programming language used for operating systems, libraries, games and other high performance work. It was developed in 1972 by Dennis Ritchie for use with the Unix operating system. C++ is an object-oriented derivative of C.

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The point of C.. (Other than Unix ) [closed]

This might seems like an obtuse question but I can assure you its not.. I'm about to embark on learning C at university now we've studied Java. With Java it became obvious that what they were really ...
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Simple error in C [closed]

I cannot determine why the Celsius values in this code are producing rubbish values. (Look at second statement in the first for-loop). CODE: ...
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Numerical stability of C++: will a C++ program using a float or double library return the same arithmetical results on two different computers?

Say I am using boost or the built-in float or double mathematical libraries of my C++ compiler. I distribute the program. Will the execution of my C++ program on different machines given different ...
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Is the Syntax of C Language completely defined by CFGs?

I think the Question is self sufficient. Is the syntax of C Language completely defined through Context Free Grammars or do we have Language Constructs which may require non-Context Free definitions ...
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Why do negative array indices make sense?

I have came across a weird experience in C programming. Consider this code: ...
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Handling untrusted string input in printf in C [closed]

I stumbled upon the MSDN Best Practices for Code Review. Under the section “Untrusted Inputs”, I found following which I didn't understand properly. Why is the following considered safe? ...