[sclug] Off topic C question

Matt Dainty matt at bodgit-n-scarper.com
Fri Sep 22 10:47:14 UTC 2006

* Patrick <patrick at kirks.net> [2006-09-22 11:12:15]:
> Hi all,
> Can anyone see why this character counting program always finds zero 
> characters?  Its based on an example from K&R Chapter 1 which also fails.

As a number of people have pointed out the problem, but I feel I should
reinforce that "l" and 'l' are not the same thing.

Checking my copy of K&R shows '' was used, not "", (I presume you were
basing the code on 1.5.3).

"I know it's your T1 because our network guy teleported into the Baywatch
hub and checked it!"
"It's 'telnet' and 'Bay Networks'."
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