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C2VB

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Submitted on: 1/9/2015 4:03:00 PM
By: Kimon Andreou (from psc cd)  
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 38 Users
Compatibility: VB 5.0, VB 6.0
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     C2VB parses through C style declarations of functions, structures etc and creates the VB equivalent. I decided to create this little program to make my life easier when working with APIs. Instead of having to "translate" an API declaration from the Platform SDK help file, I wanted a way to do that automatically. This is the result. All you have to do, is copy paste the declaration from the help file. Apart from being a handy app. it demonstrates how to parse instructions, how to implement a rudimentary splitter and above all, it explains what do all those wierd things mean in C! It can process either user inputted instructions or it can read from a file. Optionally, a filename can be passed on the command line. If you have any comments or disagree with the way I converted the datatypes, let me know.

 

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