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Problems with CD3DFont...

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Moe    1256
I am trying to make a simple FPS counter in my program. I don''t really have the time to write my own bitmap font engine, so I figured I would use ID3DXFont, which was working. I looked at Drunken Hyena''s web site (www.drunkenhyena.com?) and he has a tutorial on something called CD3DFont. I have been looking through his code. Whenever I try to compile my program that tries to use CD3DFont, it gives me the following errors:
  
error C2252: ''g_font'' : pure specifier can only be specified for functions
error C2065: ''g_font'' : undeclared identifier
  
I can''t figure out what the heck I am doing wrong. Can anyone help me? I can post my source if necessary. Moe''s Site

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Moe    1256
Ok, I messed around with it a bit more, and now I am getting some different error messages:
  
unresolved external symbol "public: long __thiscall CD3DFont::RestoreDeviceObjects(void)" (?RestoreDeviceObjects@CD3DFont@@QAEJXZ)
unresolved external symbol "public: long __thiscall CD3DFont::InitDeviceObjects(struct IDirect3DDevice8 *)" (?InitDeviceObjects@CD3DFont@@QAEJPAUIDirect3DDevice8@@@Z)
unresolved external symbol "public: __thiscall CD3DFont::CD3DFont(char *,unsigned long,unsigned long)" (??0CD3DFont@@QAE@PADKK@Z)
//and so on...


Here is how I am trying to use CD3DFont...
Headers and initialization:
  
#include "d3dfont.h"

//further into the program

//the font thing

CD3DFont *g_font;

//inside my initialization function for d3d...

g_font=new CD3DFont("Arial", //The name of the font we want to load

26, //The size of the font

D3DFONT_BOLD); //Flags supported are:D3DFONT_ITALIC and D3DFONT_BOLD


//This set us SOME of the required objects

g_font->InitDeviceObjects(lpd3ddevice);
g_font->RestoreDeviceObjects();

My rendering...
  
char buffer[20];
float fps=0.0f;

fps = 1.0f/timer.Delta;

sprintf(buffer,"FPS:%.2f",fps);

d3d.g_font->DrawText(0, //X position in screen coordinates

0, //Y position in screen coordinates

0xFFBBBBBB, //Colour

buffer); //String to be rendered


The shutdown code...
  
//Not much to do here, just delete the object..

if(g_font){
delete g_font;
g_font=NULL;
}


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