For char *str = "Hello", pointer "str" will point to a location where constant string "Hello" is stored.
For int *i = 10, i is an integer pointer pointing to memory location 10. Applications in Windows/Linux runs in protected mode making the location inaccessible from any application. Thus writing some value to this memory location (*i = some value) will cause a core dump or application crash.
About our authors: Team EQA
You have viewed 1 page out of 248. Your C learning is 0.00% complete. Login to check your learning progress.
Learn on Youtube