Use std::getline instead. It wants a std::string. Or one of overloaded functions wants it.
Originally Posted by Adak
io.h certainly IS included in some modern compilers. It is no longer part of the standard for C, but it is nevertheless, included in the very latest Pelles C versions.
Originally Posted by Salem
You mean it's included as a crutch to help ancient programmers limp along without them having to relearn too much.
Outside of your DOS world, your header file is meaningless.
Originally Posted by Programmer_P
Have either of you actually read the code I linked to a couple posts back? You'll see what I'm talking about.
whups sorry. knee-jerk reaction.