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how to compile c program in linux

Posted 03-15-2011 at 01:25 AM by sumeet inani

In windows , I used to run borland C++ compiler which also provides help on all functions defined in various libraries.

In ubuntu 10.04 I do
gcc c_program.c
It will provide error output , if any. Otherwise produce a.out in current folder which can be executed
In one of my threads I learnt that you should end printf with '\n' so that buffered output is flushed on screen.
You can also use 'fflush(stdout);'...
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black stripes around mouse pointer + monitor out of range

Posted 03-15-2011 at 01:12 AM by sheyer


i have seen that for some years another person has the same question already ask, but does not received any answer.

I have also for some days receive very irritating black vertical lines spaced equally closely surrounding the mouse pointer, which does not disappear. I use the operating system Linux Debian. Under Windows ( i have both operating system on my PC) this problem does not appear.

Some more details about the appearance:
I have first...
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Posted 03-14-2011 at 10:52 PM by MrCode
Updated 04-02-2011 at 03:28 PM by MrCode (Major program revision)

#include <stdio.h>
#include <string.h>
#include <malloc.h>

int main(int argc,char** argv)
    char* str = malloc(1);
    if(argc >= 2)
        int i;
        for(i = 1; i < argc; i++)
            strcat(str," ");
        int len = strlen(str);
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windos installer to install vinux on your systom

Posted 03-14-2011 at 05:36 PM by shade sole

hi i am trying to find a windos installer , that will install the vinux iso beside my sistom iso, or my windos iso i tryed woo by, but it did not have vinux as wone of its choises does some one no of another installer that can do that and it must work with screen readers and it must have vinux as one of its choises i might of spelled woo by rong but i am

shore that some one will know what i am talking about it is so hard finding a installer that can do this
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My path to linux

Posted 03-13-2011 at 03:10 PM by Animal X

i am a noob
so im writing this for other noobs
i started out on a trs-80 color computer(and learned some basic as a teen, just for fun)
an IDS intelect ibm compatible that we loaded dos into from a floppy(the real ones), this was so i could play Flight Simulator
apple iie(very little on this, it was my parents, lol)
then win 95 (got me into dealing with spreadsheets)
then win 98 (got me into internet chat and gaming, no kidding)
then win...
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