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I'm really confused with all those classes out there: basic_filebuf, basic_fstream, basic_ios, ...
 
could you please give me a link to somewhere to illustrate a visual presentation or something of all these classes?
 
I have a record like this:
struct RECORD
{
    unsigned int uiID;
    string strWord;
    .
    .
    .
}
and I'd like to serialize my records to/from a file. which class best suit me?
Posted 31-Oct-11 11:46am
Edited 31-Oct-11 11:51am
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Solution 1

None of them Smile | :)
Have a look at Protocol Buffer Basics: C++[^]
 
It will make things a bit easier ... it uses the ios library, but takes care of the serialization
 
Or just use fstream[^] directly and roll your own serialization code.
 
Best regards
Espen Harlinn
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SAKryukov at 31-Oct-11 17:23pm
   
Some un-confusing effort required; my 5.
--SA
Espen Harlinn at 31-Oct-11 17:24pm
   
Thank you, Sergey!
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Solution 2

use the c++ boost libraries.
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Espen Harlinn at 31-Oct-11 17:51pm
   
which one? there is quite a number to choose from :)

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