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    Learning C


    So to start off i have been learning c for about 3-4 months now and i have finished reading C dummies and C all in one guide
    I was wondering what other book i could read also i would like to learn gui c programming
    Anyway i have K&R but it doesnt fit my learning style (it is really boring in my OP)

    So is there anything you guys would recommend me reading

    Thanks In Advance
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    Most GUI frameworks are object oriented, and C has been somewhat left behind as a GUI development language. It can be done, but it is hard work and less productive than say C++ or C#.

    C itself is a very small language; I would suggest that three books on the subject and 4 months is probably enough. You might perhaps consider something of a more general nature - there is more to software development that languages and coding. Steve McConnell's Code Complete is a good place to start.

    Do not be too quick to dismiss K&R, it is concise and accurate. Use it as a reference for when you really want to know how something works, rather than as a tutorial.

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