Re: Serialization

Sarath <>
Tue, 1 Apr 2008 04:58:48 -0700 (PDT)
On Apr 1, 4:17 pm, Sarath <> wrote:

I've a class to serialize. I've done the basic things for

class EmployeeInfo : public CObject

        CString m_csName;
        CString m_csDesignation;
        int m_nEmpID;
        int m_nAge;
        int m_nSalary;
        Sex m_eGender;
        virtual void Serialize( CArchive& ar );
        EmployeeInfo& operator =(const EmployeeInfo & empInfo_i =



Now I am using a CArray<EmployeeInfo> m_EmpInfo;

CFile file( "EmployeeInfo.bin", CFile::modeCreate | CFile::modeWrite |
CFile::typeBinary );
        CArchive ar( &file, CArchive::store );
        m_EmployeeInfoArr.Serialize( ar );

This is the way I am serializing the objects. But the
EmployeeInfo::Serialize is not getting called at the time of
serializing the objects. What could be the problem?

I also tried to override SerializeElements functions globally defined
as follows

template<> void AFXAPI SerializeElements(CArchive& ar, EmployeeInfo*
pElements, INT_PTR nCount)

But its not working. Link error occurs.

Thanks & Regards,

I managed to work it out. It was the problem with template function
generation. I should have declare it before declaring
CArray<EmployeeInfo> m_EmpInfo;

Thanks & Regards,

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