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Returning pointers

Returning pointers: C: Data Structures, Pointers, and File Systems
Returning pointers: C: Data Structures, Pointers, and File Systems

Functions return pointers—memory locations—just like any other value. Within a function, you can allocate a chunk of memory, then return the memory's address as a pointer. Pointers returned from a function need not be declared static as the address is a single value, just like any single value returned from a function.

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Developer Programming Languages C

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