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Get compiler type (16 or 32 bit) from inside program

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hello please help me i have no idea about it
that how to write program in c which will find out the compiler type .it means that the program should tell us that r we are using a 16 bit compiler or 32 bit compiler .

please help me if any one know how to write this program
Aug 13 '07 #1
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weaknessforcats
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You cannot do this. The compiler is not around when the program is running. You will need to have a variable set to a value when you compile with a 32-bit compiler and to aa different value when you compile with a 64-bit compiler. But still, when the program runs, the value in the variable does not guarantee that the correct compiler was used.
Aug 13 '07 #2

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