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Name C Source Code File
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/1768
Classification Text (Unstructured)
Description File written in C programming language that can be opened and viewed in any text editor. As a source code file, it can be converted into machine language by a compiler, creating an executable program. Since 1989, the language has been standardised by the International Organisation for Standardization (ISO) and ANSI. Programmes written in C can be used in a wide variety of operating systems and computer programmes, if they are standards compliant, with minimal changes to their source code.
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Related file formats None.
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by None.
Supported by ISO Technical Committee- ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 22 / ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 22
Source Stadtarchiv Hof / Stadtarchiv Hof
Source date 20 Sep 2022
Source description  
Last updated 20 Sep 2022
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