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CreateDeffacts dynamically from C

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2008-08-26
2012-11-23
  • Tobias Jenkner
    Tobias Jenkner
    2008-08-26

    Hello,

    I am looking for a way to create Deffacts through function-calls from C. Does anybody know how this could be implemented? I already created a feature request for it: http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=2067569&group_id=215471&atid=1033805

    Or is this nothing that is desirable? I think that the facts for Deffacts will be created faster when calling reset than a 'manual reset implementation' that creates the facts by calling assert.

    Can anybody comment on that?

    Thank you very much and greetings from Stuttgart/Germany,
    Tobias.

     
    • Gary Riley
      Gary Riley
      2008-08-26

      You can use the Build function to create a construct from C. This is analogous to using the CLIPS build command. Since the facts in a deffacts have been pre-parsed, if you are calling reset more than once it would be faster using a deffacts than asserting the facts manually using the Assert function, but you might not see any significant difference since parsing the facts is typically faster than asserting them.

       
      • Tobias Jenkner
        Tobias Jenkner
        2008-08-27

        Hello Gary,

        thanks for the hint. I have not been aware of the Build function which matches all my needs.

        Cheers, Tobias.