Subject: Re: [boost] [assert] static_assert envy
From: Jim Bell (Jim_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-01-17 16:38:46
On 1:59 PM, Mateusz Loskot wrote:
> On 17/01/11 17:24, Beman Dawes wrote:
>> On Mon, Jan 17, 2011 at 10:15 AM, Dean Michael Berris<
>> mikhailberis_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>>> Or would you rather use std::abort() just like the normal
>>> cassert implementation does?
>> On Windows 7 (at least with VC++), abort() pops up one of those
>> has stopped working" dialog boxes. I haven't been able to kill it, in
>> of lots of google searches, and it drives me crazy.
>> That said, std::abort() is probably right for many environments.
> This should do the trick:
> #include <cassert>
> #include <crtdbg.h> // Visual C++-specific
> int main()
> #ifdef _MSC_VER
> // Redirect errors and assert() failures to stderr
> // instead of pop-up debug message window.
> // NOTE: Comment this 2 lines for debugging with
> // Visual C++ debugger to catch assertions inside.
> _CrtSetReportMode(_CRT_ERROR, _CRTDBG_MODE_FILE);
> _CrtSetReportFile(_CRT_ERROR, _CRTDBG_FILE_STDERR);
> #endif //_MSC_VER
> assert(false && "test"); // no pop-up expected
That's if you're in control of the code. Otherwise,
\HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Windows Error Reporting\ForceQueue 1
I spent a few google iterations on that one, too. Other parameters have
don't seem to affect the pop-up.
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