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Dan Saks

Dan Saks is president of Saks & Associates, a C/C++ training and consulting company. For more information about Dan Saks, visit his website at www.dansaks.com. Dan also welcomes your feedback: e-mail him at dan@dansaks.com.

Goodbye SD

For the last 16 years, I've attended two technical conferences every spring and fall: the Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) and the Software Development Conference (SD)….

Allocating arrays

In my September column, I discussed the distinction between allocating objects and allocating storage.1 A C or C++ expression such as: pt = (T *)malloc(sizeof(T));…


Low-calorie enumerations

Enumeration types offer elegant solutions to many programming problems. Unfortunately, they pose problems for developers who need to control the amount of storage that objects…