Sign in to follow this  
dkrusu

No type id for enum values?

Recommended Posts

dkrusu    386

I'm writing a function that takes a var arg type and then identifies the type to print either the value or information about the object. Everything seems to have an Id except enum values, however they always seem to get an id of 14. Can enum values be given a typeId like the rest? Or am I missing something that allows me to identify enum values?

 

Thanks,

Dave Krusu

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
WitchLord    4677
Each enum type will get their own type id.

You can identify a type id as being an enum like this:
bool isEnumType = false;
if( typeId > asTYPEID_DOUBLE && (typeId & asTYPEID_MASK_OBJECT) == 0 ) )
  isEnumType = true;


You may want to take a look at the debugger add-on. Especially the method 'string CDebugger::ToString(void *value, asUINT typeId, bool expandMembers, asIScriptEngine *engine)'. It shows how to identify different types and creating a human readable string about the value/type. Edited by Andreas Jonsson

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

Sign in to follow this