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Pointers and memory


I have problem with the next exercise: Print the length of the array real_numbers using the sizeof() function. Your output should look like the following: Array real_numbers can store x items.

My code run fine when I compile the code with gcc. My code is:

float real_numbers[5];
printf("Array real_numbers can store %ld items", sizeof(real_numbers)/sizeof(float));

but your system said me: Oops! It looks like Task 2 is no longer passing.

What's wrong? Can somebody help me? Thanks a lot.

3 Answers

Ramon Kleiss
Ramon Kleiss
977 Points

You have to add another printf for task 3. Not replace the printf from task 2. I found that out yesterday the hard way too.

Jesus Christ!! thanks a lot!!