Better coding style for comparisonThis tip submitted by nids on 2006-01-31 07:57:07. It has been viewed 25838 times.
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Always try to compare like
if ( 0 == i )
if ( i == 0)
In this way you can catch error for unintended assignments like
if ( 0 = i)
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