Subject: Re: Question regarding the array of size 0.
To: Todd Whitesel <email@example.com>
From: Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/30/2001 01:49:07
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.