C is an actively used programming language created in 1972. C (, as in the letter c) is a general-purpose, imperative computer programming language, supporting structured programming, lexical variable scope and recursion, while a static type system prevents many unintended operations. By design, C provides constructs that map efficiently to typical machine instructions, and therefore it has found lasting use in applications that had formerly been coded in assembly language, including operating systems, as well as various application software for computers ranging from supercomputers to embedded systems. C was originally developed by Dennis Ritchie between 1969 and 1973 at Bell Labs, and used to re-implement the Unix operating system. Read more on Wikipedia...

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#ifndef HELLO_H
#define HELLO_H

void hello();

#endif

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#include <stdio.h>

int main(void)
{
    printf("hello, world\n");
}

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