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Published: Apr 06 2013 / 02:48

I keep running into code that uses strcpy, sprintf, strncpy, _snprintf (Microsoft only), wcsncpy, swprintf, and morally equivalent functions. Please stop. There are alternatives which are far safer, and they actually require less typing.
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yakkoh replied ago:

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"The solution is…": add the language a real string type, just like Java. And full support for Unicode.

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