>>I don't know what 0x00 means
A Hex 0 byte, or \0, or nul. Sorry, many names, same thing In other words, the byte that terminates the string.
>>it's rather odd but that's my job.
Nothing odd about it
>>I know its C-style , just i wanted to help
I know, I just didn't want Cheesy to starting worrying about new things.
Cheesy, can you post a small sample of the input file?