The alt.comp.lang.learn.c-c++ FAQ

This document is a FAQ list for the newsgroup alt.comp.lang.learn.c-c++. It provides readers with a framework and a set of guidelines for posting to the newsgroup, in addition to answering a number of questions newcomers tend to ask.

This FAQ is meant to be read in its entirety. Planned distribution: fortnightly to alt.comp.lang.learn.c-c++, and monthly to comp.lang.c, comp.lang.c++, comp.answers, alt.answers and news.answers.

This is the HTML version of the FAQ. It is updated with each alteration in the plain text version, the latest release of which can always be obtained via anonymous FTP from:
or via HTTP from:

The following other FAQs may be considered essential reading:

C++ FAQ:
This document was originally compiled and maintained by Sunil Rao. Revised & updated in 2001 by Rich Churcher - see Appendix B for a list of contributors. Comments, suggestions, corrections, constructive criticism and requests for clarification will be gratefully received.

The alt.comp.lang.learn.c-c++ regulars would like to thank Sunil for his hard work developing this FAQ, and his generosity in donating it for future use by the newsgroup.

Current maintainer: Rich Churcher. Last update: 29 September 2001

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