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DATA PASSED TO SPRINTF GETS CORRUPTED

Applies to: C251 C Compiler

Answer


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SYMPTOM

If a sprintf call uses function calls as arguments, the pointer to the format string gets corrupted.

CAUSE

There was an error in the way the C251 compiler generated machine code for the sprintf call, under certain circumstances.

RESOLUTION

Download the attached file, and use it to replace the version of C251.exe in your C251/BIN folder.

Article last edited on: 2005-05-28 22:53:25

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