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Error in C++ on linux: error: uninitialized const in 'new' of 'const TCHAR'

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I have the following code.

const TCHAR * pTemp = X->Fn(index);

X is an object of a class and Fn is a method in it which returns a const TCHAR *.

Building this in Windows is fine, but not in linux.
It throws an error as follows.
error: uninitialized const in 'new' of 'const TCHAR'

Please help me resolve the issue.
Oct 23 '10 #1
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I didn't know you could use TCHAR in linux.

TCHAR is a Windows prop to switch between ASCII/Unicode based on a compiler setting.

If you are attemptiong to port code from Windows tio Linux, I would find a library that does these ooncersion for you.

Linux uses char and wchar_t where Windows uses TCHAR.
Oct 23 '10 #2

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