inclusive-lower-bound, exclusive-upper-bound (was Re: Range Operation pre-PEP)
Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk
qrczak at knm.org.pl
Sat May 19 21:51:56 CEST 2001
Sat, 19 May 2001 09:03:23 GMT, Greg Jorgensen <greg at pdxperts.com> pisze:
> char s = "literal string" is preferred unless s really needs to
> change to point at something else at run time.
I disagree: if it's a local variable, the whole string must be
copied into it, because the compiler can't assume that we won't
modify individual characters. If the string is immutable, it's better
char *s = "literal string";
so it doesn't need to be copied.
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