I take speaking in public... you take the rest
C is fine, just stay away from function pointers...
And free your malloc...
Sadly it's becoming true... sadly said programmers are not / cannot do anything about it.
ha ha ha!!!
Java's spec is longer because it's just more verbose, it's one of the slowest language specs to catch up to the times...
When is Java 8 release date?
ditto... I have no one to bounce ideas off except the wall
Assuming your BIOS has the option to boot from USB... yes?
"reasonable future changes" is key based on the experience at hand.
So the meta data indicated to convert strings to ints otherwise they meant to be used as a code or something.
Sounds like you got lucky, those assumptions could come back to bite you. It's best to confirm with the domain expert, never assume!
Fine then, replace "six" with "twelve" so you can explain simply all your nerdy theories.
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