Everything you ever wanted to know about C types, Part 3, Implementation details
Enter C99, stage left
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Date archived: December 19, 2016 | First published: March 19, 2006
The C type system has changed a lot since the 1970s. Part 3 in the Everything you ever wanted to know about C types series reviews some of the quirks that particular implementations have had and discusses the changes the C99 language revision introduced.
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