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JList problem

axel axek
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Joined: May 28, 2009
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I am having problems reading from a JList, my application consists in adding text line by line from a text file to a JList, ..and the problem that i am facing is...how can i read elements from Jlist, character by character .... help please....
axel axek
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Joined: May 28, 2009
Posts: 20
this is the code that reads form txt:
where "model" is Jlist model

and i have tried to read from list:
the line i'm tryng to read is something like: "S LLLL 0.2"
Rob Camick
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Joined: Jun 13, 2009
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Because you are trying to access a character in the string that doesn't exist. I don't know the format of your data, but maybe you have a blank line.

In any case you should be using the String.length() method to control the looping.
James Dixon
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Joined: Jun 20, 2009
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I have to say it is a bit difficult to follow your code as it doesn't seem to be complete (for instance where do the for loops for k and j finish?).
But looking at the code as it stands and at the error message it is basically saying that you are trying to reference a part of the string ('s1') that does not exist. You should be able to see this if you output the length of the string 's1' and the value of k where it fails (you'll probably find that k >= s1.length()).

<hint>Remember that String.charAt(int) references the string as it would a list so characters are retreived from position 0 rather than 1.</hint>

Also not sure if you have been asked to use for loops for your project but if not you may want to have a look in using StringTokenizer, this should take a lot of the pain out of what you are trying to do.

Have fun...
 
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