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Understanding strings in C

Understanding strings in C: C: Data Structures, Pointers, and File Systems
Understanding strings in C: C: Data Structures, Pointers, and File Systems

The C language lacks a string data type, so a character array is used instead. The character array must end with the null character, literal \0 and value zero, for it to be considered a string. Literal strings are automatically appended with the null character by the compiler. For string buffers, you must remember to allocate storage for the null character at the end of the string.

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