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Are there any reasons not to have built-in constants?

As of C17 there are no built-in constants. To use true false NULL or similar one must ...
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What are the pros and cons of letting users define functions with the same name as builtin functions?

What are the pros and cons of allowing users to define functions with the same name as built-in functions? For example, defining: ...
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Organizing a large number of built-in instructions

I am currently writing a Funge-98 interpreter in Go following the Funge-98 specification and need to handle all of its built-in instructions. However, this is proving to be unwieldy, because there's ...
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