does c++ can work with embedded systems and whats is the difference bettween c & c++?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    Yes C++ can work with embedded systems.... C++ is just a programming language. If you can have a compiler for that particular embedded system, you can use C++ with it.

    C is an iterative programming language. C++ is an object oriented programming language that expands upon C.

  • 1 decade ago

    C++ is a superset of C. Basically, C++ is a more modern object oriented version of C. So the differences can be nothing, if you don't use the C++ features, to quite a bit different if you use all the C++ features.

    As far as embedded systems, if you can find a C++ compiler for the embedded system, then you can use C++. The alternative would be writing your own C++ compiler for the system. The same holds true for C since you'd need a compiler for that as well.

    For embedded systems, the programming language that you ultimately use will not matter unless there is something critical that might require a specific programming language or perhaps a feature of a specific programming language. C is popular because it was designed with this kind of task in mind.

    Shadow Wolf

  • 1 decade ago

    I use C++ with embedded systems all the time.

    C is a simple procedural language. C++ takes the C language and adds features like polymorphism, classes, inheritance, etc. that make it an object oriented language.

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