Re: [CODE] Crashing

From: Angus Mezick (angus@EDGIL.CCMAIL.COMPUSERVE.COM)
Date: 04/01/98

1) declaring buf again.... NO!
2) fili, please tell me this is an april fools prank, and not real code.  where
does memory that this NULL ptr point to get created?

This type of error is what george's buffer system is great for catching.

--Angus - Wondering when the release of bpl13 will be announced today

(darn tradition)

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Subject: Re:  [CODE] Crashing
Date:    4/1/98 9:02 AM


peter hartman wrote:
> <snip>
> ACMD(do_players)
> {
>   FILE *fl;
>   struct char_file_u player;
>   int done=FALSE;
>   char buf[MAX_STRING_LENGTH];
Change to char *buf;

>   char arg1[MAX_INPUT_LENGTH], arg2[MAX_INPUT_LENGTH];
>   int lowl, highl;

That should add some length to the string.

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