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BoostC compiler fails with the following code:


#include <system.h>

      unsigned short pntr;
      unsigned char  segment;
      unsigned char  index;
    } buf_out;

void main(void)





BoostC Optimizing C Compiler Version 6.35 (for PIC18 architecture)


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C:\Program Files\SourceBoost\projects\test_project.c(208:8): internal error: prefix operation inside conditional expression on non variable

C:\Program Files\SourceBoost\projects\test_project.c(208:8): error: failed to generate expression

C:\Program Files\SourceBoost\projects\test_project.c(208:8): internal error: failed to generate 'while' expression



Exit code was 1.

Removing target: test_project.obj

Failed to locate output file 'test_project.obj'





This happens with structs as well, also with pic16 architecture.

When you change the code to:




then the compiler succeeds.



IDE version: current

Compiler: BoostC Optimizing C Compiler Version 6.35 (for PIC18 architecture)

Compiler version: Version 6.35

Target device: PIC18F4620

OS: Windows XP



Regards, Teuniz

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