String Length

Some articles on string, strings, length, string length:

Scale (string Instruments)
... String instruments produce sound through the vibration of their strings ... The range of tones these strings can produce is determined by three primary factors the mass of the string (related to its thickness as well as other aspects of its construction density of the metal/alloy ... When referring to stringed instruments, the scale length (often simply called the "scale") is considered to be the maximum vibrating length of the strings to ...
String (computer Science) - String Datatypes - String Length
... Although formal strings can have an arbitrary (but finite) length, the length of strings in real languages is often constrained to an artificial maximum ... In general, there are two types of string datatypes fixed-length strings, which have a fixed maximum length and which use the same amount of memory whether this maximum is reached or not, and variable-length ... Most strings in modern programming languages are variable-length strings ...
String (computer Science) - String Datatypes - Representations - Null-terminated
... The length of a string can be stored implicitly by using a special terminating character often this is the null character (NUL), which has all bits zero ... Hence, this representation is commonly referred to as C string ... The length of a string can also be stored explicitly, for example by prefixing the string with the length as a byte value (a convention used in many Pascal dialects) as a consequence, some people ...

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