The correct, optimal and working solution for programming question set-matrix-zeroes on leetcode

/* * Author: Arpit Bhayani * https://arpitbhayani.me */ #include <cmath> #include <cstdio> #include <cstdlib> #include <climits> #include <deque> #include <iostream> #include <list> #include <limits> #include <map> #include <queue> #include <set> #include <stack> #include <vector> #define ll long long #define MIN(a, b) a < b ? a : b #define MAX(a, b) a > b ? a : b using namespace std; int readline(char *str) { int i = 0; char ch; while((ch = getchar()) != '\n') { str[i++] = ch; } str[i] = '\0'; return i; } void setZeroes(int** matrix, int matrixRowSize, int matrixColSize) { int row = matrixRowSize; int col = matrixColSize; int zrow = 0; int zcol = 0; for(int i = 0 ; i < col; i++) { if(matrix[0][i] == 0) { zrow = 1; } } for(int i = 0 ; i < row; i++) { if(matrix[i][0] == 0) { zcol = 1; } } for(int i = 1 ; i < row; i++) { for(int j = 1 ; j < col; j++) { if(matrix[i][j] == 0) { matrix[0][j] = 0; matrix[i][0] = 0; } } } for(int i = 1 ; i < row; i++) { for(int j = 1 ; j < col; j++) { if(matrix[0][j] == 0 || matrix[i][0] == 0) { matrix[i][j] = 0; } } } if(zrow) { for(int i = 0 ; i < col; i++) { matrix[0][i] = 0; } } if(zcol) { for(int i = 0 ; i < row; i++) { matrix[i][0] = 0; } } } int main(int argc, char *argv[]) { int row, col; scanf("%d%d", &row, &col); int **arr = (int **) malloc(row * sizeof(int *)); for(int i = 0 ; i < row; i++) { arr[i] = (int *) malloc(col * sizeof(int)); } for(int i = 0 ; i < row ; i++) { for(int j = 0 ; j < col; j++) { scanf("%d", &arr[i][j]); } } setZeroes(arr, row, col); for(int i = 0 ; i < row ; i++) { for(int j = 0 ; j < col; j++) { printf("%d ", arr[i][j]); } printf("\n"); } return 0; }