A story about the fact that the software is penetrating more and more in our daily life. However, with the comfort and usefulness come new dangers. Now we deal with the bugs not only sitting at the computer, but driving on a road.
We have finished studying the patterns of 64-bit errors and the last thing we will speak about, concerning these errors, is in what ways they may occur in programs.
The point is that it is not so easy to show you by an example, as in the following code sample, that the 64-bit code will cause an error when “N” takes large values: Continue reading