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reading file streams

dsch
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I am reading a standard text file which has been opened using
stream = fopen("MyFile.txt", "a+");
No problems there.
I then want to find a specific text string. eg:
char T[256];
char S[]="My Name";
fscanf(stream, "%s", &T);
compare = strcmp(T,S);

using fscanf however only retrieves a string up to the next whitespace.
How can I look for a "sentance" as it were like 'My Name' that includes a whitespace.
Thanks for any help.
dsch
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fscanf() and fgets() is the C way of doing things.
CStdioFile, CString, etc. are MFC abominations.

The standard C++ solution is using iostreams.
istream::getline will retrieve a line of text..

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Used the fgets function, this was good enough for what I needed.
Ta

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