Thread: Structures

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    Question Structures

    I was wondering if there's a way to pass individual structure array elements to a function without using pointers. Im having some trouble with it.

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    ATH0 quzah's Avatar
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    By value? So that you're just getting the value of the data contained? Sure:
    struct mystruct {
        int x;
    struct mystruct myarray[5];
    void myfun( int someInt )
        do_something( someInt );
    To call this function and only pass it 'x', do:
    myfun( myarray[someValue].x );
    An array of pointers to structures, you'd change it to:
    myfun( myArray[someValue]->x );
    Hope is the first step on the road to disappointment.

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