You can find a more "formal" description of why Fortran can be faster than
C in terms of "Restricted Pointers" in the July 1999 issue of C/C++ Users
Journal:

http://www.cuj.com/articles/1999/9907/9907d/9907d.htm

Regards,

Bill
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Gavin Sinclair <gsinclair / soyabean.com.au> wrote:

> Thanks very much to all who gave information on Fortran vs. C.  It made
> very interesting reading.

> Gavin