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C++ read a text file line by line and put each line to an array

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Hello, I need help in C++ I am trying to write a program but I am stuck as I have to read a serial text file .txt which is like this: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 .....till 100 but can also be less 23 34 34 5 4 54 ...till the number of the first line The first line is like the ID and the other one the score (or anything) of each ID. So what I need to know is how to read a text file line by line and put each line to an array which I don''t know it''s length...actually that''s a string. Any help would be really helpfull ! Regards, Dimitris

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It would be easier to use a member of stl then an array

*note if I get something wrong I'm not around a compiler so I can't check it*
std::fstream("file.txt") _file;std::list<int, std::string> _filelines;//Add's member to listint linecount = 0;while(!_file.eof()) // Add's all lines to a list{++linecount;_filelines[linecount] = _file.getline();}// Prints every line in the listfor(std::list<int, std::string>::iterator printlist = _filelines.begin(); printlist != _filelines.end(); ++printlist){std::cout << (*printlist).second.c_str() << std::endl;}// or (assuming you know what line you are looking for.)for(int i = 0; i <= linecount; i++){std::cout << _filelines[i].c_str() << std::endl;}

[edited by - PumpkinPieman on December 16, 2003 12:24:04 PM]