[sword-devel] Bug with TOP (duplicate keys)

sword-devel@crosswire.org sword-devel@crosswire.org
Wed, 17 Jul 2002 03:29:19 +0600

You misunderstood. The point is that despite I add the A key only once, it is 
printed twice.

This is the file test.dat:




> Actually, I'm not quite sure how duplicate keys are getting added.  This 
> seems to be the real bug, IMO.  The api is not currently equipped with 
> logic to handle such things.  If the module is positioned to, say 'A', 
> and text is set with operator<<(const char *)  The module should 
> overwrite the entry, NOT add a new 'A' entry.
> Interesting in what you think about this.

P.S. About overwriting vs duplicate entries: personally I found a way how I can deal without several entries with the same key. But see std::multimap for the idea of possible design of libSword 2.
Victor Porton (porton@ex-code.com)