Subject: Re: Question regarding the array of size 0.
To: Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Alfred Perlstein <email@example.com>
Date: 03/29/2001 23:50:25
* Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org> [010329 23:49] wrote:
> In message <200103300647.WAA25263@shell17.ba.best.com>, Todd Whitesel writes:
> >Just put a 1-element array at the end of your header struct, and account for
> >it when you work out how much extra space to allocate. C memory layout rules
> >guarantee that this usage will have the desired effect.
> Nope, not portable. The implementation is allowed to bust you for
> overstepping the bounds of the array. :)
> The only portable solution is the new feature in C99.
Which new feature?
-Alfred Perlstein - [email@example.comfirstname.lastname@example.org]
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