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Text to tokens?

 
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Hi:
I know that I can break a string into tokens by using StringTokenizer
but how do I accomplish this task if I am using FileReader to read the file as characters?
(if possible please provide sample code)
Thanks.
 
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Check out the API for StreamTokenizer.StreamTokenizer
Here is an article describing how to use it with code samples.Using StreamTokenizer
Hope that helps,
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Another common technique (usually easier then StreamTokenizer, but it depends what you're doing) is to use a BufferedReader to read one line at a time:
 
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