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Type ... End Type 64K Limit

Posted on 1998-09-03
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Is there any way to get around the 64K limit with Type...End Type?  I have a huge list of strings defined and would like to avoid breaking it down into a billion type statements if possible.  Code will help.
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Make the strings variable length (they only take 4 bytes) and then you can have about 16,000 strings. Is that enough?
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by:dokken
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16,000 would be more than enough.  I actually just tried removing the fixed lengths.  So far no problems, but I'm still adding all the data.  So, no matter how big each string is I shouldn't run into any memory errors right?
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If its VB5 the string length limit is huge 2^31 chars I think. Does thie get the points? =:)
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Good, I can avoid a million type...end type's :)
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