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retrieving data from a text file

 
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hello everyone and merry christmas.

i hope someone can help me with this.
i have a scanner which outputs its data, delimited ba a space, to a text file.

i then need to retrieve those in the text file, and upload it to the database, using java.

what does java use to retrieve data from text files? i just need to get a headstart on this to keep me going.

thanks in advance for the help....
 
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Check out BufferedReader and then associated classes. That will get you started reading text files.

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Just elaborating a little.
Use java.io
for reading and writing onto files. There are lots of examples posted on net. but still check out the Sun's
tutorials. This will give u enough head start.
 
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you may use java.io.LineNumberReader if u need track line numbers.

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thanks.

i will study that....
 
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