Need to learn C, best books?

Spiros Denaxas spiros at
Wed Oct 24 15:42:05 BST 2007

On 10/24/07, David Cantrell <david at> wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 24, 2007 at 01:28:38PM +0100, Lyle - wrote:
> The best tutorial is, of course, to have a simple problem, sit down with
> the book, and solve it.  Or to find someone elses code that does almost
> what you want, and hack on that.  The latter is how I learnt perl, by
> fixing Matt's scripts.
> --
> David Cantrell | Enforcer, South London Linguistic Massive

I totally agree with you, thats what I suggested. I was not able however to
actually propose something since I could not think of something. I managed
to learn Perl when doing small tasks for my degree. What would you propose
as a small/fun project for learning C?


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