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using angelscript compile error

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Hi all,

I'm trying to use angelscript 2.25.1 using gcc 4.7.1

I compiled angelscript without issues.

When I try to compile my project that uses angelscript, however, I'm getting this error:

[CODE]jarrett@jarrett-g74s:~/projects/myproject$ scons
scons: Reading SConscript files ...
scons: done reading SConscript files.
scons: Building targets ...
g++ -o build/common/as_wrapper/AngelScript.o -c -I"../lwis/src/engine" -I"../ice_engine/src/engine" src/common/as_wrapper/AngelScript.cpp
src/common/as_wrapper/AngelScript.cpp: In member function ‘void as_wrapper::AngelScript::loadScripts()’:
src/common/as_wrapper/AngelScript.cpp:85:33: warning: deprecated conversion from string constant to ‘char*’ [-Wwrite-strings]
src/common/as_wrapper/AngelScript.cpp:87:30: warning: deprecated conversion from string constant to ‘char*’ [-Wwrite-strings]
src/common/as_wrapper/AngelScript.cpp:88:31: warning: deprecated conversion from string constant to ‘char*’ [-Wwrite-strings]
src/common/as_wrapper/AngelScript.cpp: In member function ‘int as_wrapper::AngelScript::initContext(char*, char*)’:
src/common/as_wrapper/AngelScript.cpp:242:20: error: ‘class asIScriptModule’ has no member named ‘GetFunctionIdByDecl’
src/common/as_wrapper/AngelScript.cpp:258:22: error: invalid conversion from ‘int’ to ‘asIScriptFunction*’ [-fpermissive]
In file included from src/common/as_wrapper/AngelScript.h:11:0,
from src/common/as_wrapper/AngelScript.cpp:8:
/usr/local/include/angelscript/angelscript.h:734:26: error: initializing argument 1 of ‘virtual int asIScriptContext::Prepare(asIScriptFunction*)’ [-fpermissive]
scons: *** [build/common/as_wrapper/AngelScript.o] Error 1
scons: building terminated because of errors.[/CODE]

So basically, it (I guess the compiler) can't find [CODE]GetFunctionIdByDecl[/CODE] function in [CODE]asIScriptModule[/CODE]. I'm pretyt sure it should be there though.

Also, the code on lin 242 is:
[CODE]int funcId = mod->GetFunctionIdByDecl(function);[/CODE]
where 'function' is declared earlier as a 'char*' and 'mod' is of type 'asIScriptModule *mod'.

I thought this might be an issue with gcc 4.7.1....but I'm not sure.

Does anyone have any ideas?

I appreciate any help! [img]http://public.gamedev.net//public/style_emoticons/default/smile.png[/img]



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Apparently, that method is now deprecated.

Found out from Chris on stackoverflow (here: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/13370774/using-angelscript-compile-error)

[quote]According to the source (angelscript.h line 664), GetFunctionIdByDecl is deprecated, so you need to #define AS_DEPRECATED to use it[/quote]

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The [url="http://www.angelcode.com/angelscript/sdk/docs/manual/deprecated.html"]manual[/url] is also a good place to look for information like this :)

Or if you're upgrading from an older version and the deprecated functions have already been removed and thus not mentioned in the manual, then the [url="http://www.angelcode.com/angelscript/changes.php"]change list[/url] will help you understand what has been modified over the various versions. The section 'Library interface' is specifically for giving this type of information.

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