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help on comment lines

catherine matthews
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Joined: Jan 22, 2006
Posts: 78

i can find the comment lines....from the readline.... how do i get rid of the comment lines?
i tried....
while ((line = br.readLine()) != null && !matcherClass.find()) )
while ((line = br.readLine()) != null && !line.startsWith('//" )

i cant get the output plase help
Christophe Verré

Joined: Nov 24, 2005
Posts: 14688

while ((line = br.readLine()) != null )
line = strings[i];
output += line + "\n";
instring = line;
matcherColon = patternColon.matcher(instring);
matcherClass = patternClass.matcher(instring);
matcherCommand = patternCommand.matcher(instring);


would be fine ?

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catherine matthews
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Joined: Jan 22, 2006
Posts: 78
yes it can be found.....
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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