Thread: using struct

  1. #1
    Registered User
    Join Date
    Jan 2011

    using struct

    If I have say 200 players and I want to use a struct for each one to hold various details about them including name etc can I give a struct an int as a name eg 'struct 1' and then use a loop to search through them for the name I am looking for eg 'for (x=1;x<+200;x++) if ( =="Smith").

  2. #2
    C++ Witch laserlight's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2003
    Use an array or some container like a std::vector.
    Quote Originally Posted by Bjarne Stroustrup (2000-10-14)
    I get maybe two dozen requests for help with some sort of programming or design problem every day. Most have more sense than to send me hundreds of lines of code. If they do, I ask them to find the smallest example that exhibits the problem and send me that. Mostly, they then find the error themselves. "Finding the smallest program that demonstrates the error" is a powerful debugging tool.
    Look up a C++ Reference and learn How To Ask Questions The Smart Way

Popular pages Recent additions subscribe to a feed

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-12-2011, 01:02 AM
  2. 2 problems: Struct array and pointer + struct
    By v1n1c1u5 in forum C Programming
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 12-13-2009, 05:38 PM
  3. struct holding data inside a linked list struct
    By icestorm in forum C Programming
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 10-06-2009, 12:49 PM
  4. Initialising struct array withing struct
    By Disco Elephant in forum C Programming
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 08-16-2009, 10:17 AM
  5. returning a pointer of a struct of a struct array...
    By myrddinb in forum C Programming
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-13-2004, 06:49 PM