java string.split file directory path

Hello

Trying to return the file name from a the directory path:

Its not splitting the string at all.

public String getFilenameFromFile(String file)
    {
        String delims = "[\\]"; < -- when I debug this is the symbol seperating the folders
        String[] tokens = file.split(delims);
        int num = tokens.length;
        String lfilename = tokens[num].toString();
        return filename;
    }

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AndyC1000Asked:
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for_yanConnect With a Mentor Commented:
And I tested it

String[] subDirs = path.split(Pattern.quote(File.separator));

and it really works

"C:\\temt\\text.txt"  -->

C:
temt
text.t



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Gurvinder Pal SinghCommented:
can you print the 'file' variable contents?
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for_yanCommented:


http://stackoverflow.com/questions/1099859/how-to-split-a-path-platform-independent

 offer
this solution:

String[] subDirs = path.split(Pattern.quote(File.separator));
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objectsConnect With a Mentor Commented:
try this:

File f = new File(file);
String filename = f.getName();
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for_yanConnect With a Mentor Commented:
And I tested it

String[] subDirs = path.split(Pattern.quote(File.separator));

and it really works

"C:\\temt\\text.txt"  -->

C:
temt
text.txt
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