Using Pointers Effectively

  • Jack Purdum


This chapter is a continuation of Chapter  8. In that chapter, you learned what a pointer is and how to manipulate them in expressions. In this chapter, you will learn
  • Valid pointer operations

  • Pointer arithmetic

  • Using pointers to functions

  • The Right-Left Rule for deciphering complex data definitions

  • Why using pointers can lead to more efficient code


Function Call Error Message Data Definition Memory Address Pointer Arithmetic 

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© Jack Purdum 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jack Purdum
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  1. 1.Ecosoft, Inc.CincinnatiUSA

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