Unformatted File IO

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg44432] Unformatted File IO*From*: "Bruce W. Colletti" <bcolletti at compuserve.com>*Date*: Sat, 8 Nov 2003 04:51:13 -0500 (EST)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

I have an unformatted text file whose records hold reals and double-quoted strings, all delimited by spaces, e.g., "hello there" 2.7 1 2 3 4 9 "abc" "def" How can I read the file to produce a list of lists, e.g., {{hello there, 2.7}, {1,2,3,4}, {9, abc, def}}? Thanks. Bruce

**Follow-Ups**:**Re: Unformatted File IO***From:*Yasvir tesiram <yat@omrf.ouhsc.edu>