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C header conversion - union with struct with two unions ...

Jana618 asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
Hi, another quick C header conversion question...

union TheUnion
      unsigned int Pair;
                  unsigned short TargetID;
                        unsigned char PrimaryID;
                        unsigned char SubID;
                  unsigned short SourceID;
                        unsigned char PrimaryID;
                        unsigned char SubID;

I can't seem to get the levels of packed records correct.
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Mike LittlewoodEngineer

I'm not very good at reading C code, is this 2 records inside another record?
Can you explain what it is supposed to represent please, unless someone answers sooner
MerijnBSr. Software Engineer

either I'm misreading this, or this piece of C code is really strange.
I see 3 unions, but there are no actual unions?
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Thanks again for your answer Russell, sorry for the late response - I've been having some issues with a function call that uses this structure, but I'm pretty sure this has to be related to the third party dll rather than this header conversion. Regards, Jana

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