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View Quirks of C.md

Here's a list of mildly interesting things about the C language that I learned mostly by consuming Clang's ASTs. Although surprises are getting sparser, I might continue to update this document over time.

There are many more mildly interesting features of C++, but the language is literally known for being weird, whereas C is usually considered smaller and simpler, so this is (almost) only about C.

1. Combined type and variable/field declaration, inside a struct scope [https://godbolt.org/g/Rh94Go]

struct foo {
   struct bar {
       int x;
@nikAizuddin
nikAizuddin / NASMx86: Allocate heap memory
Created Oct 12, 2014
Example using brk() system call for dynamic memory allocations
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;=======================================================================
;+---------------------------------------------------------------------+
;| |
;| Example using brk() system call for dynamic memory allocations. |
;| |
;| DON'T CONFUSE that brk() used in C Function is different with brk() |
;| systemcall (systemcall 45 for x86 ASM). |
;| |
@kachayev
kachayev / css-parser.md
Last active Nov 7, 2019
Parsing CSS file with monadic parser in Clojure
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@staltz
staltz / introrx.md
Last active Nov 14, 2019
The introduction to Reactive Programming you've been missing
View introrx.md
@maxogden
maxogden / index.js
Last active Oct 17, 2016 — forked from sethvincent/index.js
requirebin sketch
View index.js
var inherits = require('inherits');
var Game = require('crtrdg-gameloop');
var Entity = require('crtrdg-entity');
var Keyboard = require('crtrdg-keyboard');
inherits(Player, Entity);
function Player(options){
this.position = {
x: options.position.x,
View config.js
/**
* Module dependencies.
*/
var pkg = require('../package');
var env = process.env.NODE_ENV || 'development';
/**
* Return setting `name`.
*
@cartazio
cartazio / xcode5-haskell-directions.md
Last active May 28, 2019
xcode 5 + OS X 10.9 mavericks GHC work around nuttiness
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PSA :

just use GHC for OSX https://ghcformacosx.github.io

the rest of these directions are preserved for historical purposes

TLDR version, if you have homebrew

xcode-select --install ; brew tap homebrew/versions ;   brew tap homebrew/dupes \
@FiloSottile
FiloSottile / 32.asm
Last active Nov 7, 2019
NASM Hello World for x86 and x86_64 Intel Mac OS X (get yourself an updated nasm with brew)
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; /usr/local/bin/nasm -f macho 32.asm && ld -macosx_version_min 10.7.0 -o 32 32.o && ./32
global start
section .text
start:
push dword msg.len
push dword msg
push dword 1
mov eax, 4
@francoishill
francoishill / gist:6483997
Created Sep 8, 2013
Media queries for mobile devices - Requires at least requires the meta viewport tag with content 'width=device-width'
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/*http://i-skool.co.uk/mobile-development/web-design-for-mobiles-and-tablets-viewport-sizes/*/
/*At least requires the meta viewport tag with content 'width=device-width'*/
@media only screen and (max-width: 1080px) and (orientation : portrait) {
/* PORTRAIT:
Windows Surface Pro*/
}
@media only screen and (max-width: 800px) and (orientation : portrait) {
/* PORTRAIT:
Acer Iconia Tab A100
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