Read File Data

Using fscanf() to read characters from a file into a multi-dimensional character array.

Read files in C.

Date Created:Thursday May 17th, 2007 04:21 PM
Date Modified:Sunday August 03rd, 2008 12:50 PM

* Author: Dan Lynch

#include <string.h>
#include <stdlib.h>
#include <stdio.h>

int main() {
    FILE infile;
    char name[5][20];
    int i=0;
    int j;

    infile fopen("data.c","r");
    while ( (fscanfinfile"%s"name[i++] )) != EOF ) ;

    for ( j=0j<ij++) {    

    return 0;

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