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Problem translating VB code to C#

Problem translating VB code to C#

(OP)
I'm translating an old VB routine to C#. In VB I had the following code sequence

CODE -->

Dim SearchView AS New DataView(CurrentSchedule.Tables(0))
SearchView.Sort = "shiftgroup,worker_id"
SearchView.RowFilter = "worker_id <> 0"
Dim keys(1) as Object
...
' Set lookup values for this record.
keys(0) = nThisShiftGroup
keys(1) = nWorkerId 

I put the VB code thru an on-line translator and this is what came back

CODE

DataView SearchView = new DataView(CurrentSchedule.Tables[0]);
SearchView.Sort = "shiftgroup,worker_id";
SearchView.RowFilter = "worker_id <> 0";
object[,] keys = null;
...
//  Set lookup values for this record.
keys(0) = nThisShiftGroup;
keys(1) = nWorkerId; 

The C# code compiles without error, but when it runs as soon as it executes the "keys(0) = nThisShiftGroup;" line it throws the following error:

CODE

Object reference not set to an instance of an object 

What am I not doing?

Steve

RE: Problem translating VB code to C#

This:

CODE

object[,] keys = null; 
YOu obviously want it two-dimensional, so try this instead:

CODE

object[] keys = new object[2]; 

Good luck!
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RE: Problem translating VB code to C#

(OP)
That did it... thanks!

RE: Problem translating VB code to C#

Which on-line translator were you using?

And which one has anybody else here used and can recommend?

RE: Problem translating VB code to C#

Your favourite search engine should list several for you to experiment with. Some are fee based for more than a few lines of code.

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