[ECOS]A question about printf

Jonathan Larmour jlarmour@redhat.com
Mon Dec 11 13:46:00 GMT 2000

"Lewin A.R.W. Edwards" wrote:
> printf("** Found logical block %d at physical block %d ",i, k);
> }
> would skip some of the last bytes of the output. However, if I added \n to
> the end of the printf format string, then all output is OK.
> Looks like a buffering issue of some kind perhaps, try adding \n to the end
> of your printf strings and see if that fixes it.

This is completely correct for line-buffered output and is mandated by the
ISO C standard. There is no bug in this case.

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