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Senior Software Engineer Interview San Jose, CA

What common ASM instructions can you think of, and can you

  generate the assembly output for a simple C for-loop, ex: for(int i = 0; i < 10; i++); Asked by the hiring mgr

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I muddled my way through it (while cursing silently), and gave a decent answer.
The guy proceeded to tell me I missed something, and had 3 mins to figure it out. Finally, I asked what did I miss, and he gave me some garbage about missing how function calls work. Fail, again.

Interview Candidate on Oct 13, 2010

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