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Parse * delimited string

John Landon
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Hi,
What is the best way to parse * delimited string. I mean onto an array of strings or something.

Thanks.
Uli Hofstoetter
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Anything wrong with String.split?


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John Landon
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noh tokenizer is the right thing. Thanks though
Campbell Ritchie
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No, Tokenizer is legacy code. String#split is correct. Remember the * is a metacharacter and needs to be escaped.
 
 
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