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stringbuilder to string[]

stringbuilder to string[]

stringbuilder to string[]

I am using the kernel function to read dot-ini sections and section values. The function ReadPrivateProfileSection returns a 'stringbuilder' value which is a series of strings representing the key=value items of the section as strings (null terminated) and terminated with a final null. I want to get this stringbuilder result into a C# string[] but casting fails.
Any ideas?

RE: stringbuilder to string[]

If it is truly a StringBuilder object that is returned, a simple .ToString() should suffice:
string myvalue = stringbuilder.ToString();


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RE: stringbuilder to string[]

It is indeed a stringbuilder that is returned as my post states. The stringbuilder object returned is a series of strings so that 'stringbuilder.tostring()' returns only the first of several returned catenated strings. EG if I had three lines in the section with the values 'a', 'b', 'c' the stingbuilder object returned would be a,\0,b,\0,c,\0,\0 and the tostring method returns "a". I have written my own code to extract the section values so, thanks for trying.

RE: stringbuilder to string[]

CODE --> C#

string[] parts = stringBuilder.ToString().Split('\0'); 

If it is a native string builder and not some custom object that should work..

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