Subject: Re: Text file to Array Help Please From: Erik Naggum <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Thu, 23 May 2002 21:03:01 GMT Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp Message-ID: <email@example.com> * Samantha Skyler | You need to give the computer the dimensions of the array. Is there | anyway that you can have the program determin that automatically from | the text file? Build lists of lists, row by row, then give the nested list structure you have constructed to make-array as the :initial-contents argument. The collect keyword in loop is a great way to build lists. -- In a fight against something, the fight has value, victory has none. In a fight for something, the fight is a loss, victory merely relief. 70 percent of American adults do not understand the scientific process.