Lies in education [was Re: The "loop and a half"]
On 2017-10-12, Steve D'Aprano <steve+python at pearwood.info> wrote:
> On Thu, 12 Oct 2017 04:41 pm, Grant Edwards wrote:
>>> Even two
>>> different C compilers could return different values.
>> Nope. If sizeof char is not 1, then it's not C.
> Today I Learned.
It sure was an education the first I wrote C code for
a machine where
1 == sizeof char == sizeof int == sizeof long == sizeof float == sizeof double
All were 32 bits.
Writing protocol code that dealt with the outside world via a serial
port was _painful_.
Grant Edwards grant.b.edwards Yow! ... I want a COLOR
at T.V. and a VIBRATING BED!!!