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C finally gets a new standard!

Posted 09 April 2012 - 08:23 AM

I hadn't heard anything about this and then I saw this on drdobbs.com. I was just posting this because I hadn't heard about it so I'm sure others hadn't heard about it either.
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Re: C finally gets a new standard!

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:56 AM

Cool. Didn't know this either. The article was more about a specific feature (threads) than all the goodies. I went to http://en.wikipedia....ard_revision%29 for more.

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Removal of the gets function, deprecated in the current C language standard revision, ISO/IEC 9899:1999/Cor.3:2007(E), in favor of a new safe alternative, gets_s.


Of course, there are some production systems that never left the 80s and show no signs of moving any time soon.
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Re: C finally gets a new standard!

Posted 09 May 2012 - 12:45 PM

Just saw this on drdobbs.com: The New C Standard Explored.
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Re: C finally gets a new standard!

Posted 05 June 2012 - 01:04 PM

Another one that goes a little more in depth: C's New Ease of Use and How the Language Compares with C++.
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