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5 edition of Using C found in the catalog.

Using C

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Published by Que in Indianapolis, IN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • C (Computer program language)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementClint Hicks.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA76.73.C15 H52 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 510 p. :
    Number of Pages510
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL819563M
    ISBN 100789702673
    LC Control Number95070634
    OCLC/WorldCa33394249

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Using C book

However, arrays created by dynamic allocation are accessed by pointers rather than true array variables, so they suffer from the same sizeof issues as array pointers.

Thus, despite this apparent equivalence between array and pointer variables, there is still a distinction to be made between them. The reason there are Using C book many is to ensure progress should some threads be blocked idling while awaiting some condition, such as a response from a remote computer.

This is an exhaustive, informative and meticulous book about programming. The author is quite funny, and the material interesting; if you are confused by other tutorials and books or just want a book that does a lot of hand-holding, this book might be for you.

Only make changes that you're comfortable with. Where possible, automatic or static allocation is usually simplest because the storage is managed by the compiler, freeing the programmer of the potentially error-prone chore of manually allocating and releasing storage.

Another issue is that heap memory allocation has to be synchronized with its actual usage in any program in order for it to be reused as much as possible. Bit Fields[ edit ] Bit fields are a topic that few C programmers have any experience with, although it has been a standardized part of the language for some time now.

The compiler attempts to ensure type correctness of most expressions, but the programmer can override the checks in various ways, either by using a type cast to explicitly convert a value from one type to another, or by using pointers or unions to reinterpret the underlying bits of a data object in some other way.

However, many microprocessors have capabilities that the C compiler may not make use of. The index values of the resulting "multi-dimensional array" can be thought of as increasing in row-major order.

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Therefore, although function calls in C use pass-by-value semantics, arrays are in effect passed by reference. To illustrate, consider a quad-core computer running a client application that enqueues 40 tasks at once. On the other hand, because of the shallow coverage of advanced topics, it might not be the best use of your time.

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Dynamic memory allocation is performed using pointers.The C Book — Table of Contents.

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