dcsimg
Login | Register   
LinkedIn
Google+
Twitter
RSS Feed
Download our iPhone app
TODAY'S HEADLINES  |   ARTICLE ARCHIVE  |   FORUMS  |   TIP BANK
Browse DevX
Sign up for e-mail newsletters from DevX

By submitting your information, you agree that devx.com may send you DevX offers via email, phone and text message, as well as email offers about other products and services that DevX believes may be of interest to you. DevX will process your information in accordance with the Quinstreet Privacy Policy.


Tip of the Day
Language: C++
Expertise: Beginner
Mar 19, 2000

WEBINAR:

On-Demand

Building the Right Environment to Support AI, Machine Learning and Deep Learning


Defining an Array of Strings

Question:
I have 20 predefined strings that I want to put into an array of strings. Here is my idea:
#include 
static std::string array[20];
If I do just this, I receive no errors. However. any attempt to initialize the values of the array results in errors. Am I going about this completely wrong?

What is the proper way to define an array of strings and initialize them in C++?

Answer:
You can initialize the array like this:

static std::string array[2] = {"hello", "world"};
Or if you prefer a more explicit form, do this:
using std::string;
static string array[2] = { string("hello"), 
      string("world")};
DevX Pro
 
Comment and Contribute

 

 

 

 

 


(Maximum characters: 1200). You have 1200 characters left.

 

 

Sitemap
Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date