String.h vs string.h bug...
Fri Apr 25 14:48:00 GMT 1997
> Very simply, when compiling a C++ program that includes <string.h>,
> the preprocessor includes <String.h> from the C++ include directory,
> instead of the (lower case) string.h from the C include dir.
This is a known problem with the beta 17.1 release. It will be fixed
in the upcoming beta 18 release.
The solution is to rename the conflicting files and then create a map file
for the compiler which maps the correct names to the new names. Thus
String.h becomes _string.h and header.gcc contains a mapping from
String.h to _string.h.
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