reset memory pointer

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    reset memory pointer

    hi:

    how do i reset the a pointer back to the first element after I do increment in a pointer like:
    *p++;

    please help!

    thanks in advance!

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    by storing the "root" pointer elsewhere.

    p = root;
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    Re: reset memory pointer

    Originally posted by muk_luk
    hi:

    how do i reset the a pointer back to the first element after I do increment in a pointer like:
    *p++;

    please help!

    thanks in advance!
    Here's a novel idea!

    *p--;

    Quzah.
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