Unix is a computer operating system originally developed in 1969 by a group of AT&T employees at Bell Labs including Ken Thompson, Dennis Ritchie and Douglas McIlroy.
What is C99? Who needs it? Is it available yet? The author
discusses the 1999 revision of the ISO C standard, with a focus
on the availability of new features on Linux and BSD systems.
This article describes how the m88k-specific backend of the GNU C compiler, gcc, was fixed, from the discovery and analysis of the problems to the real fixing work. Since it started with almost zero...