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How can I parse data from a text file into a variable?

How can I parse data from a text file into a variable?

This can be achieved using the StrSearchDelimited function as illustrated in the script below:

benchmark BenchmarkName

const LOGFILE := "C:\\temp\\logfile.txt";
    //path to file

   sLog       : string;
   sResult    : string;
   nSize      : number;
   hFile      : number;
      TmyTrans1       : 1;        
    transaction TmyTrans1
      begin// Open and read in everything from logfile.txt into the variable sLog
        FOpen(hFile, LOGFILE);
        FSizeGet(hFile, nSize);
        FRead(hFile, sLog, nSize);
        //Search for a string delimited on the left by left_boundary and on the right by right_boundary. //sResult receives the found substring
        StrSearchDelimited(sResult, nSize, sLog, "left_boundary",1,"right_boundary", 1, STR_SEARCH_FIRST);
     end TmyTrans1;

Please see Silk Performer Help for details on the usage and syntax of the functions used in the above script.


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