Where you are adding file names to the vector call the generic_string method of the file name object, and this should work.
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Amanullah Yasin
Sent: 11 July 2011 13:19
Subject: [Boost-users] Help is required to get the file names in a directory...........
Before, with boost 1.38 and visual studio 2005, i was using following funtion to retrieve the file names in a folder.
Now i switched to boot 1.46.1 and visual studio 2010, but the following method is not working. Please guide me.
void Compilation::getFileNames(vector<string>& listOfFiles)
for(; iterator != boost::filesystem::directory_iterator(); ++iterator)
cout << (iterator->path().filename())<< endl;
error: error C2440: 'initializing' : cannot convert from 'boost::filesystem3::path' to 'std::basic_string<_Elem,_Traits,_Ax>'
Thanks in advance.
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