pointer to string char

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    Question pointer to string char

    hello
    exp:
    char str[255];
    char temp[255]="some string";
    strcpy(str,"test");
    please tell me how to point to the 'e' char in str variable to put it in strcat function:
    strcat(temp,pointer to 'e' char)
    thanks

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    strcat(temp, &str[1] );
    Last edited by Scarlet7; 03-26-2003 at 08:49 AM.

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    Also can do this I think:
    Code:
    strcat(temp,str+1);
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