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hi I created a function which receives a string then print it to the screen . I want to print my FPS which is not a string ,it is of type "int" how can I solve that ? thanx in advance

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mate this is probably a general probramming q. but hey...
your fps is of int (I'd personally use a float but hey again...)
you want to make it a string.
try this (in C-style)

  #include #include int fps;char buffer[80]; // 80 is just a relic of having old DOS / UNIX // style displays which had 80 columns but //you can use a smaller number if you like// get the fps somewhere here and store it in fps// now take the fps and put it inside your stringsprintf(buffer,"%d",fps);// buffer now holds the string which is a character// representation of the fps// call your function which outputs text to the screenDrawText(x,y,buffer); // or whatever your function is

If you're C++ minded then just use the << operator which works on the base datatypes.

Edited by - tobymurray on February 2, 2002 10:30:20 AM

Edited by - tobymurray on February 2, 2002 10:31:17 AM