Overheard many years ago that "C is strongly typed language".
So what's up with unspecified / unknown "standard definition " of int abs (int) overloaded by , again unknown source "standard", to <b>float abs ( float)</b>?
Is it just "progress" AKA from plain C to C "whatever is latest derivative of it" or just plain lack of real standards ?
Happy coding in 2015
Sorry I did not specifically say "C++".
I should have said "is C++ ( and derivatives ) strongly typed " to make the question clearer.
Maybe the question is just irrelevant with overloading, thus academic as I said in title.
Exactly, you said "Overheard many years ago that "C is strongly typed language".", and went on to talk about overloading. I responded that it (overloading) was not C it was C++. So I apologise that my answer was not very clear.
Sorry nor can I. But given what I said about Word and the SO question, it must be possible. Unfortunately it is too many years since I used MFC in anger so I can't even try a few things. I wonder where all the CodeProject MFC experts are?
no. of cities: 4
no. of paths:6
no. of cities: 5
no. of paths:10
#define ALL -1
#define MAXCITIES 10
long*visited;//visited nodes set here
long*min_circuit;//min inner circuit for given node as start node at position indexed 0
long*ham_circuit;//optimal circuit with length stored at position indexed 0
long min_circuit_length;//min circuit lenth for given start node
int n;//city count
long matrix[MAXCITIES][MAXCITIES];//nondirectional nXn symmetric matrix
//to store path distances as sourceXdestination
long INFI;// INFINITY value to be defined by user
// function resets minimum circuit for a given start node
//with setting its id at index 0 and setting furthr node ids to -1
What research? All versions of Visual Studio build C++ code into a native image.
While true, some versions produce horribly bloated images (ref. the .... was it CDialog library bug in one or two versions of MFC) making them quite unsuitable to use, or produce images impossible to run on anything but the "Latest And Greatest(tm)" Microsoft Operating System.
It does require research to find out about such things.
From my unfortunate experience ( both with VS or VB ) - the challenge is OS and its "references" to "new" VS versions.
In my cases my "old" VS 6 code was either automatically or semi-outomatically ( Do you want to convert it?) converted to LATEST VS on PC.
It is a "one way" conversion, no returns.
As has been said, moving up the chain of compilers is easier than moving down them.
I strongly suggest creating a brand new solution with VS 2008 and the copying the source files into the structure and adding them.
Migration projects/solutions from Visual Studio 1.52 up to Visual Studio 2010 have all sorts of problems, which only get worse with each conversion. These issues have largely been eliminated in 2010-2013 (though there are some edge cases that are problematic.)
The normal process, is that the compiler converts C language into object modules, and the linker combines object modules and libraries to create an executable program. Google will find you more detailed explanations it you need them.
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