Re: [NEWBIE] Arrays

From: George (greerga@CIRCLEMUD.ORG)
Date: 10/27/98

On Tue, 27 Oct 1998, Jourge Fuzz Bush wrote:

>No. There is quite a difference from what george wrote and what I was
>looking for. I will admit I didn't understand it fully (the create). But
>after taking a look at the code for the create macro there arose to many
>problems that a simple static array would fix.

Except you cannot resize the static array with RECREATE() as you can with
one made by CREATE().

>I was looking for an answer that did not require me to "explicitly" define
>the size because I didn't really want to put a cap limit on the number of
>people who can die without reclaiming there bodybags and I didn't want to
>waist memory that wasn't used.

It's called a linked list.

George Greer, | Genius may have its limitations, but   (mostly) | stupidity is not thus handicapped.    |                  -- Elbert Hubbard

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