Thank you for the link to Finite-State-Machine. I have made myself a couple of scenarios I could use to resolve my case, each having of course pros and cons.
In term of following code complexity, it would be much simple to read first and append then compute later.
As for Fortan, the file format I am dealing with was output by some Fortran code when it was created. However, even though the file can now go further 80 characters per line, it seems the + was there with that limit in mind and has been kept for legacy purposes.
I am now going to implement that, taking in account all your feedbacks and I will definitely come back to let you know about how it goes! Hopefully it will be for something positive :)
P.S: you are not old, just some are younger than you, and most probably lots are older than you! However I am of the first kind, never read Fortran.
Posts are HTML formatted. Put <p> </p> tags around your paragraphs. Put <code> </code> tags around your code and data!
Read Where should I post X? if you're not absolutely sure you're posting in the right place.
Please read these before you post! —
Posts may use any of the Perl Monks Approved HTML tags:
Outside of code tags, you may need to use entities for some characters:
- a, abbr, b, big, blockquote, br, caption, center, col, colgroup, dd, del, div, dl, dt, em, font, h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6, hr, i, ins, li, ol, p, pre, readmore, small, span, spoiler, strike, strong, sub, sup, table, tbody, td, tfoot, th, thead, tr, tt, u, ul, wbr
Link using PerlMonks shortcuts! What shortcuts can I use for linking?
See Writeup Formatting Tips and other pages linked from there for more info.
| & || & |
| < || < |
| > || > |
| [ || [ |
| ] || ] ||