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String Tokenizer


Joined: Oct 26, 2004
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I am trying to tokenize a String that contains HTML tags. Can anyone help me with that?

Any hints will be appreciated.
Dun Dagda
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To tokenize your string, you might try the split(...) method of the String class. It takes a regular expression as its argument, so you might want to look up the java documentation on regular expressions. A helpful link that I found is this regex recipes pdf file.

There is also a StringTokenizer class, but its use in code is no longer recommended by Sun.


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Dirk Schreckmann

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Round these parts, posting the same question in multiple forums is bad practice. It can make it rather difficult to follow a conversation, plus folks spend time saying things that were just said.

Please continue this conversation in the duplicate thread. I'm closing this thread.
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