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C - an alternative to assembly programming

Doyle, John R. 1985. C - an alternative to assembly programming. Microprocessors and Microsystems 9 (3) , pp. 124-132. 10.1016/0141-9331(85)90360-6

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The recent increase in popularity of the programming language c is explained, and similarities between c and both high- and low-level languages are pointed out. In particular, a comparison is drawn with assembly language programming. Advantages and disadvantages of programming in c are highlighted. The c compiler written by Whitesmiths is treated in some detail. Various examples of its use are given.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Business (Including Economics)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
Uncontrolled Keywords: microsystems; Unix; assembly language
Publisher: Elsevier
ISSN: 0141-9331
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2017 04:23

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