Ankur G35 Saxena wrote:
> I need help in convertin this piece of code in C strings rather than
> streams and strings. can someone please help me out with the use of
> escape in char*.
> c_struct is a C structure with some char buffers and int values.
> string fill((char*)c_struct, len);
This is very poor practice. It will break if you:
- change certain compiler options
- change compiler vendors
- change CPU types (including 32-bit to 64-bit)
- use different compilers or build options on multiple machines
accessing the same database
- change the slightest thing about the definition of c_struct
This code is crying out for c_struct to be a SSQLS. Then the "how"