Re: String to Integer

From: Archangel (9605217d@LUX.LEVELS.UNISA.EDU.AU)
Date: 09/30/97

> I was reading somewhere about how this mud was having their character
> skills based off the name they enter. (in you name lies your true
> power). I wanted to add this feature to my mud.  I need some ideas on
> how to convert a string to get a numeric value.

The easiest way to convert a string to an integer is to use atoi or atol.
aoti converts to integer, atol converts to a long integer.

int skillint;
char *namestring;
skillint = aoti(namestring);

or (if skillint is long)

skillint = atol(namestring);

Rohan Wallace

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