Learn C The Hard Way: A Clear and Direct Introduction To Modern C Programming (Zed A. Shaw)

 
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Learn C The Hard Way: A Clear and Direct Introduction To Modern C Programming (Zed A. Shaw)

You will learn C by working through 52 expertly designed activities in this book. Watch the instructional video by Zed Shaw. Enter his code exactly. (Don't copy and paste!) Correct your errors.

View the programs in action. Along the way, you'll discover what makes a solid modern C program, how to think more effectively about code, and how to locate and correct errors much more quickly. Most importantly, you'll learn rigorous defensive programming approaches that will enable you to write software in any language that can protect itself against errors and hostile activities.

The greatest method in the world for learning C has been perfected by Zed Shaw. Just like the hundreds of thousands of programmers, Zed has instructed to date, success is yours if you adhere to it. You need to bring perseverance, dedication, and programming experience; the author provides everything else.

At first, it'll be challenging. But eventually, you'll just understand it, and that will feel wonderful!

You will be rewarded for every minute you spend on this tutorial. You'll soon be familiar with one of the most potent programming languages available. You will program in C.

  • Planning and attention to detail
  • Setting up a C environment
  • Basic syntax and idioms
  • The compilation, making files, and linkers
  • Operators, variables, and data types
  • Program control
  • Arrays and strings
  • Functions, pointers, and structs
  • Memory allocation
  • I/O and files
  • Libraries
  • Data structures, including linked lists, sort, and search
  • Stacks and queues
  • Debugging, defensive coding, and automated testing
  • Fixing stack overflows, illegal memory access, and more

Ebook Details

Author(s)
About the Authors
Software developer Zed A. Shaw is best known for developing the Learn Code the Hard Way instructional series and the Mongrel web server for Ruby web applications[1]. He is renowned for having strong opinions about programming communities and languages.
Published
Published Date / Year
1 edition (August 24, 2015); eBook (Updated Continuously)
Hardcover
384 pages
eBook Format
HTML
ISBN-10
0321884922
ISBN-13
978-0321884923

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