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int sds_dictadd(const sds_name nmDict, const char *szAddThis, const sds_name nmNonGraph)

Add a nongraphical object to the specified dictionary.

This function adds an entity to the named object dictionary, where nmDict is the named object dictionary to which the object is being add to, szAddThis is the key name of the object being added to the dictionary and nmNonGraph is a nongraphical object to be added to the dictionary.

The function returns RTNORM if successful; otherwise, it returns RTERROR.


struct sds_resbuf *listbuf = NULL;

struct sds_resbuf *databuf = NULL;

sds_name xname;

sds_name newxname;

sds_name nmdict;

/*Create an entity list*/

listbuf= sds_buildlist(


100, "AcDbDictionary",


/*Create entity from entity list*/

if ( sds_entmakex(listbuf,xname) != RTNORM )

sds_printf("\nError on making entity : listbuf.");

/*Get the named object of dictionary */


/*Add the record to dictionat table*/

sds_dictadd( nmdict, "MY_DICTIONARY", xname);

/*Create another entity list*/

databuf= sds_buildlist(


100, "AcDbXrecord",

1, "My Data",


/*Create entity from entity list*/

if ( sds_entmakex(databuf,newxname) != RTNORM )

sds_printf("\nError on making entity : databuf.");

/*Add the record to dictionat table*/

sds_dictadd( xname, "MY_DICTIONARY", newxname);

Programming Overview of SDS (Solutions Development System)





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