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HOW DOES THIS CAN COUNT ROWS fscanf(fp, "%*s\t:\t%d\n", &numRows);

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  1. cimon

    cimon New Member

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    HELLO

    I am trying to understand this format given to fscanf
    fscanf(fp, "%*s\t:\t%d\n", &numRows);

    as * tells that the string is to be ignored, what does \t:\t and rest of the part tells .



    -thank you
     

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