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Comment on "Intro to C Pointers and Dynamic Memory"
by Scott Stevenson — Apr 10
This article starts out good, but goes quite astray starting at "arrays of arrays"

I guess I don't quite agree. Many tutorials will explain pointers in terms of the internal mechanics, but my feeling is that teaching through actual, day-to-day use works better in many cases.

I also don't think the tutorial creates quite as dire a situation as you suggest. This is just meant as a starting point for practical basics. Trying to explain all the details would miss the point.

Also note that I say that notation can be an array of arrays, which I think is true enough for what I set out to do here.
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