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I''m assigning an ascii value to a char, but I get an annoying, albeit understandable warning. const char Maze::OUTPUT_PATH = 255; Maze.cpp(4) : warning C4305: ''initializing'' : truncation from ''const int'' to ''const char'' How could I get rid of that, safe of ignoring it ?

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Original post by xMcBaiNx
Heh.. that did it. The logic of this baffles me tough.


Your compiler treats char as signed. A signed char has the range -128 to 127. The compiler is warning you that the number you are assigning (255) is outside of that range. You could also assign -1 instead of 255 to make the compiler happy.


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