Hex dump

This is a discussion on Hex dump within the C Programming forums, part of the General Programming Boards category; Erm, well, that's up to you. There's no reason not to....

  1. #16
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Erm, well, that's up to you. There's no reason not to.
    Quote Originally Posted by Adak View Post
    io.h certainly IS included in some modern compilers. It is no longer part of the standard for C, but it is nevertheless, included in the very latest Pelles C versions.
    Quote Originally Posted by Salem View Post
    You mean it's included as a crutch to help ancient programmers limp along without them having to relearn too much.

    Outside of your DOS world, your header file is meaningless.

  2. #17
    C++ Witch laserlight's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2003
    There's no reason not to.
    I agree. It is not worth incompatibility with C89 just to save a few keystrokes.
    Quote Originally Posted by Bjarne Stroustrup (2000-10-14)
    I get maybe two dozen requests for help with some sort of programming or design problem every day. Most have more sense than to send me hundreds of lines of code. If they do, I ask them to find the smallest example that exhibits the problem and send me that. Mostly, they then find the error themselves. "Finding the smallest program that demonstrates the error" is a powerful debugging tool.
    Look up a C++ Reference and learn How To Ask Questions The Smart Way

  3. #18
    Registered User
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    I don't understand why I need compatibility with C89. If I'm not going to work with old code or move to a system that doesn't handle C99, isn't it better to use the newest language?

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Popular pages Recent additions subscribe to a feed

Similar Threads

  1. Single hex dump - Error codes / Plain errors...
    By Blackroot in forum Windows Programming
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 04-03-2007, 03:46 AM
  2. Replies: 11
    Last Post: 03-24-2006, 10:26 AM
  3. hex dump
    By coo_pal in forum Tech Board
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-23-2003, 07:07 AM
  4. hex dump
    By stanleyw in forum C++ Programming
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 06-11-2002, 04:57 PM

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21