How can the initialisation of a struct be used as variable in a function call. ANSI-C Version

I am writing C89, C90, Ansi-C Code. One of my functions requires a struct as a parameter. I want to call the function with the initialisation of that struct rather tan creating a struct forst then passing it to the function.

Here are some snippets wich work.

typedef struct { char* EventName; char* Message; } Event; Event myEvent = { .EventName = "infomessage", .Message = "Testmessage" }; Notify(myEvent);

and here is what i would like to write but wich doesnt work

Notify({.EventName = "infomessage", .Message = "Testmessage"});

or even better

Notify({"infomessage", "Testmessage"});

EDIT: LabCVI is using the ISO 9899:1990 standard.

-------------Problems Reply------------

Use the compound literal (Event){"infomessage", "Testmessage"}, ie

Notify((Event){"infomessage", "Testmessage"});

Category:function Views:1 Time:2010-12-30

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