Random CRC works "kinda"

This is a discussion on Random CRC works "kinda" within the C++ Programming forums, part of the General Programming Boards category; Originally Posted by Sebastiani There are at least two problems here. First of all, string literals are pointers, so SIZEOF_STAMP(UNIQUE_STAMP_BEGIN) ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sebastiani View Post
    There are at least two problems here. First of all, string literals are pointers, so SIZEOF_STAMP(UNIQUE_STAMP_BEGIN) == sizeof( char* ).
    This is not true. Try it. A string literal is a const char array.
    It is too clear and so it is hard to see.
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    Quote Originally Posted by King Mir View Post
    This is not true. Try it. A string literal is a const char array.
    Yep, you're right. My mistake.

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