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Absolute Beginner’s Guide to C, 2nd Edition by Greg Perry

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25. How Are Arrays and Pointers Different?

They’re the Same Thing in C

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This chapter teaches how C’s array and pointer variables share a lot of principles. As a matter of fact, an array is a special kind of pointer. Because of their similarities, you can use pointer notation to get to array values, and you can use array notation to get to pointed-at values.

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