13.5. scanf(), fscanf() Read formatted string, character, or numeric data from the console or from a file. C program print string | Programming Simplified. Note that scanf can only input single word strings, to receive strings containing spaces use gets function.
The ^ inverts the condition. %s with fscanf only reads until it comes across a delimiter. For strings with spaces and newlines in them, use a combination of fgets and sscanf instead, and specify a restriction on the length.
which is basically parsed using fgets(inputLine, 512, inputFile); sscanf(inputLine, "%*s %s", &data);, reading the DATA fields and ignoring the titles, but now some of the data fields need to allow spaces.
A %s specifier in fscanf skips any whitespace on the input, then reads a string of...