delorie.com/archives/browse.cgi   search  
Mail Archives: djgpp/2000/05/06/20:42:35

From: Damian Yerrick <Bullcr_pd_yerrick AT hotmail DOT comRemoveBullcr_p>
Newsgroups: comp.os.msdos.djgpp
Subject: Re: structures size
Organization: Pin Eight Software http://pineight.8m.com/
Message-ID: <fbb9hso0kgjhjivntmjv7jg9ebasmas4bp@4ax.com>
References: <Pine DOT A41 DOT 4 DOT 05 DOT 10005041827250 DOT 48816-100000 AT ieva05 DOT lanet DOT lv> <3911D576 DOT 947D53CF AT mtu-net DOT ru> <3913074E DOT 9405129F AT bigfoot DOT com> <39133B43 DOT 5BC03E9 AT mtu-net DOT ru> <3913F41A DOT D8DD3A7D AT bigfoot DOT com> <3914211A DOT 3E5E1D02 AT mtu-net DOT ru>
X-Newsreader: Forte Agent 1.7/32.534
MIME-Version: 1.0
Lines: 28
X-Trace: /KHlxNN0AtpmqUZ2e+i8uHE3Q1j3NxV2HAgDOjL0Gp6n80DqHeNDyB+ZrqRAM8YL89Tkc25mOYds!qZq9hWsd8X0f+JJKY079bnl5id1l54Z0Y97+zJx2yRxl77HboeTNkKDLP+q+Bgg2kgTpgApdhi2n!KFDM66g=
X-Complaints-To: abuse AT gte DOT net
X-Abuse-Info: Please be sure to forward a copy of ALL headers
X-Abuse-Info: Otherwise we will be unable to process your complaint properly
NNTP-Posting-Date: Sat, 06 May 2000 23:43:00 GMT
Distribution: world
Date: Sat, 06 May 2000 23:43:01 GMT
To: djgpp AT delorie DOT com
DJ-Gateway: from newsgroup comp.os.msdos.djgpp
Reply-To: djgpp AT delorie DOT com

On Sat, 06 May 2000 17:41:46 +0400, "Alexei A. Frounze"
<alex DOT fru AT mtu-net DOT ru> wrote:

>Richard Dawe wrote:
> 
>> I prefer "__attribute__((packed))" myself on the actual structure, 

This only works if your header is never #include'd in a C++ program.

>AFAIK it must be added to each structure member and that is not very nice.

Is this a bit nicer?

#define PACKED __attribute__((packed))

typedef struct Foo
{
  short bar PACKED;
  long baz PACKED;
} Foo;

-- 
Damian Yerrick
"I refuse to listen to those who refuse to listen to reason."
See the whole sig: http://www.rose-hulman.edu/~yerricde/sig.html

This is McAfee VirusScan. Add these two lines to your signature to
prevent the spread of signature viruses.  http://www.mcafee.com/

- Raw text -


  webmaster     delorie software   privacy  
  Copyright 2019   by DJ Delorie     Updated Jul 2019