# Category: C

• ## What is Tracker?

https://wiki.gnome.org/Projects/Tracker/WhatIsTracker

• ## What is the difference between an operator and a function ?

https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-difference-between-an-operator-and-a-function

• ## Hacking with ANSI C signal Handling

\$sudo strace -e trace=signal -p 1 [sudo] password for jeffrin: Process 1 attached kill(4659, SIGTERM) = 0 kill(4659, SIGCONT) = 0 \$gcc crtlc1-p1.c \$./a.out Hello world Hello world Hello world Hello world Hello world Hello world Hello world Hello world Hello world ^Ci got a signal 2 Hello world Hello world ^C \$cat crtlc1-p1.c #include…

• ## How to write an algorithm to find among natural numbers the sum of multiples of 3 and 5 below 1000 ?

/* This program has been worked on from http://www.s-anand.net/euler.html */ #include <stdio.h> sofmul() { int n, i; n = 0; for (i = 0 ; i < 1000 ; i++) { if ( !(i % 5) || !(i % 3) ) n = n + i; } printf(“Sum of the multiples of 3 and 5…

• ## How to write a program to multiply a number by 4 using a bitwise operator ?

/* Part of this program copied from http://www.sanfoundry.com/c-program-multiply-number-4-using-bitwise-operators/ */ #include <stdio.h> multbitwise() { long number; printf(“Enter an integer: “); scanf(“%ld”,&number); number = number << 2; printf(“Result is %ld \n”,number); } /* http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4456442/interview-multiplication-of-2-integers-using-bitwise-operators */ /* http://www.geeksforgeeks.org/multiply-two-numbers-without-using-multiply-division-bitwise-operators-and-no-loops/ */ /* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bitwise_operation */

• ## Hacking with conversions of decimal and binary

\$./app Sign detection [1] Power of two [2] Counting No. of bits set [3] Set or clear bits without branching[4] Find maximum value[5] Finding least common multiple[6] Finding the greatest commom divisor[7] Finding if a number is an Armstrong number or not[8] Finding if a given number is prime number[9] Finding the number of twin…

• ## How to write an algorithm to reverse an integer ?

/* Part of this work is copied from http://www.sanfoundry.com/c-program-to-reverse-a-given-number/ */ #include <stdio.h> revint() { long num, reverse = 0, temp, remainder; printf(“Enter the number \n”); scanf(“%ld”,&num); temp = num; while ( num > 0 ) { remainder = num % 10; reverse = reverse * 10 + remainder; num /= 10; } printf(“Given number =…

• ## Hacking with an algorithm to reverse an integer

\$./app Sign detection [1] Power of two [2] Counting No. of bits set [3] Set or clear bits without branching[4] Find maximum value[5] Finding least common multiple[6] Finding the greatest commom divisor[7] Finding if a number is an Armstrong number or not[8] Finding if a given number is prime number[9] Finding the number of twin…

• ## How to write an algorithm to do a binary to decimal conversion ?

/* part of work copied from http://www.sanfoundry.com/c-program-binary-number-into-decimal/ */ #include <stdio.h> btd() { int num, binary_val, decimal_val = 0, base = 1, rem; printf(“Enter a binary number : “); scanf(“%d”,&num); binary_val = num; while ( num > 0 ) { rem = num % 10; decimal_val = decimal_val + rem * base; num = num /…

• ## How to write an algorithm to swap values ?

/* part of work copied from http://www.sanfoundry.com/c-program-swap-values/ */ #include <stdio.h> swap_values() { int temp; int *ptr1, *ptr2; int a, b; printf(“Enter integer values to be swapped: “); scanf(“%d %d”,&a,&b); ptr1 = &a; ptr2 = &b; temp = *ptr1; *ptr1 = *ptr2; *ptr2 = temp; printf(“Swapped values are: %d %d \n”,a,b); } /* http://www.programmingsimplified.com/c-program-swap-two-numbers */ /*…