Date: Oct 28, 2013 11:07 PM
Author: Sseziwa Mukasa
Subject: Re: Mathematica does not see "}"

The problem is the "\042 " in WordSeparator, the \0 is terminating the string when I cut an paste, but if I retype the WordSeparator it works.  That said, is Null '4' '2' really the sequence separating words?

On Oct 28, 2013, at 12:40 AM, J=E1nos L=F6bb <janos@lobb.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> Any good idea why Mathematica 9.0.1 on MacOSX 10.8.5 is complaining about this line below? Sorry for the Input text, but plain text do not show it.
> In the code I copied and pasted this line from another place, but that should not matter. or should ?
> Looks to me that Mathematica is not seeing the "}" character on this line. Looks like it puts some invisible dirt there. I do not want to retype every character in the code. Copy and Paste should work.
>
> pLfmDerivationArray =
> Table[Read[rawfp, Word, WordSeparators -> {"\042 "}],{1}]
>
>
> Syntax::bktmcp : "Expression \"\[NoBreak]{"\042 "}],{1}]\
> \[IndentingNewLine]\[NoBreak]\" has no closing \"\[NoBreak]"}"\
> \[NoBreak]\"\[NoBreak]""\[NoBreak]."
>
> Syntax::bktmcp : "Expression \"\[NoBreak]{"\042 "}],{1}]\
> \[IndentingNewLine]\[NoBreak]\" has no closing \"\[NoBreak]"}"\
> \[NoBreak]\"\[NoBreak]""\[NoBreak]."
>
> Syntax::sntxi : "Incomplete expression; more input is needed \
> \[NoBreak]""\[NoBreak]."
>
>
> or
>
>
> pLfmDerivationArray =
> Table[Read[rawfp, Word, WordSeparators -> {"\042 "}],{1}]
>
> Syntax::bktmcp : "Expression \"\[NoBreak]{"\042 "}],{1}]\[NoBreak]\" \
> has no closing \"\[NoBreak]"}"\[NoBreak]\"\[NoBreak]""\[NoBreak]."
>
> Syntax::bktmcp : "Expression \"\[NoBreak]{"\042 "}],{1}]\[NoBreak]\" \
> has no closing \"\[NoBreak]"}"\[NoBreak]\"\[NoBreak]""\[NoBreak]."
>
> Syntax::sntxi : "Incomplete expression; more input is needed \
> \[NoBreak]""\[NoBreak]."
>
>
> Thanks ahead,
> J=E1nos
> P.S. Trying to catch up from version 5.2 :-) Vince and roby thanks for the good tips for reading bits. UnsignedInteger24 mastered to avoid my attention.
>
> After some deleting and retyping the same, finally Mathematica was satisfied with this line:
>
> pLfmDerivationArray =
> Table[Read[rawfp, Word, WordSeparators -> {"\042"}], {1}]
>
> I do not see any difference. Is this a bug or what ?
>