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FCC 22May2008 23:36

Accessing characters of string
 
Hi all,

I am brand new to C and I am having so much trouble grasping the basics of it. Consider this code:

Code:

char *s = "this is my string";
printf("%s", s[3]);

When I do run this code, I get this error 'Segmentation Fault." I don't really get why...I am just trying to print out like a letter from my string. I read this has to do with trying to access a part of memory that I am not allowed to access? Can anyone explain how to get around this?

shabbir 23May2008 08:33

Re: Accessing characters of string
 
Just try this
Code:

char *s = "this is my string";
char c = s[3];
printf("%s,%c", s, c);



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