[MUD-Dev] Re: Request to mailing list MUD-Dev rejected
J C Lawrence
claw at kanga.nu
Sun Jul 8 22:58:54 New Zealand Standard Time 2001
On Wed, 4 Jul 2001 16:19:50 EDT
SeronisROTv3 <SeronisROTv3 at aol.com> wrote:
>> "Run the preprocessor over your source and examine the results.
>> You'll see exactly what is happening and why -- claw"
> NOTE. Claw i have found no errors in the files and still dont
> understand the problem.
Which is why I gave the above advice. Preprocess your source and
see exactly what the compiler is seeing. At that point the error
should be obvious.
> That is why i want to post.
MUD-Dev is not a teach-me-programming forum.
> C:\Windows\Desktop\Shadows Destiny\src\c_myRace.cpp(21) : fatal
> error C1019: unexpected #else
Translation: The preprocessor is getting an #else outside of an #if
context. Given 3 minutes spent with the preprocessor this should be
easy to find.
> i am making an editor for another game i have. And i dont want to
> have two copies of the same files so i have the same file included
> in both and i want the editor to use a diff standard header. But
> its telling me im not allowed to do this.
No, it is telling you that you have a simple preprocessor error.
Its up to you to find the cause of that.
> Is this a bug in MSDEV...
Unlikely. MS dev tools are generally poor in regards to standards
compliance, but are not quite that bad.
> ... or just some bizarre limitation on C++ in general ?
You have a preprocessor error. So use the preprocessor to find and
J C Lawrence claw at kanga.nu
I never claimed to be human.
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