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inserting into a database using ExecuteSQL

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I am trying to insert a variable into a database is this possible if so how.

this is what im trying to do

i->Word which is a string variable.
while j< 10;
db.ExecuteSQL(i->word);
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by:Axter
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What OS?
What type of project?
What compiler?
What type of database?

Give more details please.
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by:jhance
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ExecuteSQL expects a LPCSTR (const char *) and not a string.  Use the c_str member of the string template to get a "C" string that will be acceptable to ExecuteSQL.

Something like:

db.ExecuteSQL((i->word).c_str);

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by:jhance
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Oops... Is should have posted that as an answer....

I'm sure nietoad will hop on this shortly!  ;-)
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And I meant to write:

db.ExecuteSQL((i->word).c_str());
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by:holiday1
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Thanks its not a school project so no harm done.
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