Thread: sscanf help

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    Question sscanf help

    I've been trying to find a way to parse a string in the following format:


    I've been using sscanf and I can't seem to get the format correct:
    I've tried:




    both to no avail. Can anybody help me out with this? Thanks.

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    sscanf( buffer, "%*[^:]:%[^@]@%[^:]:%s", s1, s2, s3 );

    I'm opting to ignore the first 'something', you can optionally put it in a string.

    Hope is the first step on the road to disappointment.

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