Thread: command line arguments

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    Unhappy command line arguments

    please can anyone tell me whether i can use command line arguments in c on windows xp
    if so how

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    you just posted a thread on this.... don't post the same thread twice!
    the answer is YES.



    cd c:\path\to\file\

    bla.exe ARG1 ARG2

    bla.exe would be from your bla.c which would have

    int main(argc, *argv[])

    argc <-- number of arguments
    argv <-- the arguments

    process accordingly...
    Last edited by simpleid; 08-15-2007 at 08:05 AM.

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