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C program can be compiled for a very wide variety of computer platforms and operating systems with few changes to its source code. Function return values can be ignored when not needed. They are not tagged, and are freely interconvertible with integers. Functions may not be defined within the lexical scope of other functions. Dennis Ritchie and Ken Thompson, incorporating several ideas from colleagues. The original PDP-11 version of Unix was developed in assembly language.
The name of C was chosen simply as the next after B. Also in 1972, a large part of Unix was rewritten in C. R C code can be legal Standard C as well. R C, but are required in later standards. R specification, led to the necessity of standardization. X3J11, to establish a standard specification of C. In 1989, the C standard was ratified as ANSI X3.