how to make it stop

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    how to make it stop

    im tring to make this not go away i want it only to go away when i press a button or something
    how can i make this possiable?

    #include <stdlib.h>
    #include <iostream.h>

    int main()
    {
    int x;

    time_t hold_time;
    hold_time=time(NULL);
    cout<<"\n"<<ctime(&hold_time);
    return 0;
    scanf("%i",&x);
    cout<<"good bye"<<x;
    exit(0);
    }

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    http://www.cprogramming.com/boardfaq.html#pause

    ... and you might want to think about the positioning of your "return 0" statement...
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    what does return 0; actualy do?

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    From main() it exits your program and returns a completion status of 0 to the operating system, hence my suggestion that you review your somewhat mysterious choice of location!
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    hehe thanx man btw know any sitez were i can find tutorialz on how to creat simple gamez?

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    http://www.gamedev.net/

    Is very popular with game writer types.
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    again thanx for helping! as you can see im a newbie at this... hehe

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