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Old 08-09-2001
C compiling under C++ compiler

I want to compile a c-language source file ( *.c ) under C++ compiler in the UNIX workstation. Is that compatable?
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Old 08-18-2001
I use the GNU compiler and it compiles both c and c++
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Old 09-16-2001
The short answer is... YES.
Virtually all C++ compilers (I have encountered)
know how to handle ".c" files with no problem.
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