C Interview Questions and Answers


Where can I get an ANSI-compatible lint?

Products called PC-Lint and FlexeLint are available from Gimpel Software.

The Unix System V release 4 lint is ANSI-compatible, and is available separately
(bundled with other C tools) from UNIX Support Labs or from System V resellers.

Another ANSI-compatible lint (which can also perform higher-level formal verification)
is Splint (formerly lclint).

In the absence of lint, many modern compilers do attempt to diagnose almost as many
problems as lint does. (Many netters recommend gcc -Wall -pedantic

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