Thread: char arrays

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    char arrays

    i need to read in a char array and check each character for validity as a dos filename. my problem is loading the array, accessing each element, then moving on to the next line of data.

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    Aug 2001
    Groningen (NL)
    I'm not quite sure what you mean. But I'll give it a try. You can create an array of filenames:

    char filenames [NR_OF_FILENAMES][FILENAME_LEN];
    Load the array with strcpy:

    strcpy (filename [index], just_a_filename);
    And traverse to the array with:

    for (index = 0; index < NR_OF_FILENAMES; index++)
        do something with filename [index]
    If my interpretation of your question is incorrect, please give some more information.

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