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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] What does this C99 notation mean?
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-02-14 08:57:03

On Feb 14, 2011, at 8:29 AM, Samuel Thibault wrote:

>> What I meant was: _distances is clearly a 1D array. Does the above C99 notation say "treat this 1D array like a 2D array of size [x][y]"? And then how it actually happens underneath is implementation dependent (e.g., whether it makes a silent/temporary array or pointers, or converts indexing)?
> I don't think it can even be implementation dependent: here we just
> define a pointer, and assign to it a casted value.

Got it; thanks.

Jeff Squyres
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