sizeof "string"

Peter Wolfe wolfe at mprvaxa.UUCP
Wed Feb 1 02:04:30 AEST 1984

Of course you got the size of a pointer as a result of doing sizeof "string".
"string" is in fact a "pointer" to a constant string.  I believe that sizeof
is the only portable way to dtermine how large data types (eg. char's) are in C.

    Peter Wolfe
    Microtel Pacific Research

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