Reading data from buffer

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    Reading data from buffer

    Hi,

    I'm bussy with a project where i have to read data from a buffer.
    I'm using the Linux OS. I don't now where to start can someone help me, with the lines/commands i have to use to read data from a buffer. Thanks for your support.

    Bye.

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    I suggest using getline() and reading into a string rather than a char* buffer.
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    Quote Originally Posted by joshdick
    I suggest using getline() and reading into a string rather than a char* buffer.
    Ok, thanks. I will try to use these commands.

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