November 14th, 2002, 03:19 PM
Weird C Code
I found this website for the ioccc with some funky code, check out previous years winners..
Goals of the Contest
Obfuscate: tr.v. -cated, -cating, -cates. 1. a. To render obscure.
b. To darken. 2. To confuse: his emotions obfuscated his judgment.
[LLat. obfuscare, to darken : ob(intensive) + Lat. fuscare,
to darken < fuscus, dark.] -obfuscation n. obfuscatory adj
To write the most Obscure/Obfuscated C program under the rules below.
To show the importance of programming style, in an ironic way.
To stress C compilers with unusual code.
To illustrate some of the subtleties of the C language.
To provide a safe forum for poor C code. :-)
i found this one to be the coolest, but takes a while to understand, reading this might help a lot...
ASCII stupid question, get a stupid ANSI.
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November 14th, 2002, 03:30 PM
Note to self: When professors complain about lack of comments, show them this. Maybe we have a new art form here...
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November 14th, 2002, 05:51 PM
It's been going for years. My personal favourite is the 1988 winner, the 12 days of Christmas. I've attached a zip file containing the program and the output.
Note that I didn't write this, nor could I, I just like it.
November 14th, 2002, 09:58 PM
OH MY GOD!!! Slarty, where did you find that? Do you know who wrote it? It's FREAKING INCREDIBLE!!! hahaha!
PS: I had to compile it to convince myself that that even did something!!!
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November 14th, 2002, 10:19 PM
Geez!! I agree! I'm compiling it in 3....2.....1....!