On 05/04/2012 08:44 PM, Mike Bird wrote: > Because the compiler can warn you if somebody changes a > declaration and the cast turns into something other than > a static cast. > > It's better to use a static_cast, dynamic_cast, const_cast > or reinterpret_cast than the old-fashioned cast which can > try too hard when you'd rather have a warning. Right now, the compiler will not accept it though. You get a FTBFS with the 2nd patch, the first patch builds fine. How do we fix the 2nd patch? -- David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.