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String index out of range: -19

Aruldurai thomas

Joined: Jul 17, 2008
Posts: 1

I try to run a Java script program to replace a 32 bit string. The string contains the value of [A-Za-z0-9.-_].

The Input file contains 288450 lines.
when i try to execute the program.
I got the error message as "String index out of range: -19" and i got the output with only 86934 lines.

Can you please help me out for this issue, i am new to Java.

Jeanne Boyarsky
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Can you post the code snippet that shows which line of your program throws that exception?

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marc weber

Joined: Aug 31, 2004
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Originally posted by Aruldurai thomas:
... I try to run a Java script program...

Java? Or JavaScript?

(If it's JavaScript, we'll probably move this to our HTML and JavaScript forum.)

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