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Date: Tue, 13 Mar 2012 14:51:18 +0100
From: Szabolcs Nagy <>
Subject: scanf %x bug

i found a scanf bug:

#include <stdio.h>
int main(){
    int n, a=7;
    n = sscanf("0", "%x", &a);
    printf("%d %d\n", n, a);
    return 0;

prints 0 7
instead of 1 0

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