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G. Gonzalez-Morris, I. HortonBeginning Chttps://doi.org/10.1007/979-8-8688-0149-5_14

14. Advanced and Specialized Topics

German Gonzalez-Morris1   and Ivor Horton2
Santiago, Chile

This last chapter is a summary of the more advanced capabilities in C. The preceding chapters cover what you need for the majority of programming tasks. Whether you need the stuff in this chapter depends on the kinds of applications you are developing.

In this chapter, you will learn
  • What facilities there are to support international character sets and working with several national languages

  • What Unicode is and how the encodings are represented

  • What locales ...

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