Technical Interview

Added Recently
Data Structures
Google & Microsoft
C/C++ Questions
Java Interview Questions
Quantitative Problems
Featured Articles
Amazon Interview Question
Compaq Interview Question
Technical Interview
Interview Process
Introduction Questions
Object Oriented
Google Pages
Fundamental Questions
Resume Tips
Contact Us
Submit Question/Answer

What pointer type is used to implement the heterogeneous linked list in C?


The answer is the void pointer. The heterogeneous linked list contains different data types in it's nodes and we need a link, pointer, to connect them. Since we can't use ordinary pointers for this, we use the void pointer. Void pointer is a generic pointer type, and capable of storing pointer to any type.