l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
Next Meeting:
July 7: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
Latest News:
Jun. 14: June LUGOD meeting cancelled
Page last updated:
2001 Dec 30 16:47

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox] unions [was: ACM article: 'Study: IT Budgets Opening Upto Linu
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox] unions [was: ACM article: 'Study: IT Budgets Opening Upto Linux']

On Fri, 24 Aug 2001, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:

> btw, in all my years of coding C, i just used a union for the first time.
> i feel like celebrating.  :)   also wrote my first lex program.   now the
> big trick will be writing the bison companion.  oi vey.

I can think of many uses for them, but none in projects that I want to
undertake.  Conceptually, they are very cool, but as one of my cs profs said
(loosely), "In 15 years of C, I've seen 1 person use a union for a good

Congrats! ;)


LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
EDGE Tech Corp.
For donating some give-aways for our meetings.