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### #ActualKhatharr

Posted 21 December 2012 - 04:41 AM

Thanks Boss. I've been using a downloaded version of http://en.cppreference.com/w/ along with VS integrated MSDN and a really old book in the vein of "C++ for people who like picture books".

With stringstream my concern is the signedness of the members. It's more or less what I want except for that one issue. The first thing I tried was just digging into the STL headers and trying to find out how to make a stringstream based on unsigned int, but it's buried in such an long and inheritance chain that I gave up after my third "flub<char>diggle::bigarb&". When I get home I'll mess with it a bit and see if it mangles my output.

Ah, so ostream is a parent of both. That should work nicely. Thanks.

As for the book, it looks like what I'm after, but sheesh - $50. Guess I'll look into it next time I get paid or see if I can get a second-hand copy somewhere. Thanks again. Edit - Now that I'm looking at cppreference it would appear that my offline version is criminally out-of-date. ### #2Khatharr Posted 21 December 2012 - 04:31 AM Thanks Boss. I've been using a downloaded version of http://en.cppreference.com/w/ along with VS integrated MSDN and a really old book in the vein of "C++ for people who like picture books". With stringstream my concern is the signedness of the members. It's more or less what I want except for that one issue. The first thing I tried was just digging into the STL headers and trying to find out how to make a stringstream based on unsigned int, but it's buried in such an long and inheritance chain that I gave up after my third "flub<char>diggle::bigarb&". When I get home I'll mess with it a bit and see if it mangles my output. Ah, so ostream is a parent of both. That should work nicely. Thanks. As for the book, it looks like what I'm after, but sheesh -$50.

Guess I'll look into it next time I get paid or see if I can get a second-hand copy somewhere. Thanks again.

### #1Khatharr

Posted 21 December 2012 - 04:30 AM

Thanks Boss. I've been using a downloaded version of http://en.cppreference.com/w/ along with VS integrated MSDN and a really old book in the vein of "C++ for people who like picture books".

With stringstream my concern is the signedness of the members. It's more or less what I want except for that one issue. The first thing I tried was ajust digging into the STL headers and trying to find out how to make a stringstream based on unsigned int, but it's buried in such an long and inheritance chain that I gave up after my third "flub<char>diggle::bigarb&".

As for the book, it looks like what I'm after, but sheesh - \$.

Guess I'll look into it next time I get paid or see if I can get a second-hand copy somewhere. Thanks again.

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