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Strange string.Format exception


When you execute this line of code
string script = string.Format("foreach (GroupDoc gdoc in
{0}.SetGroup(\"{1}\") {\r\n", "p1", "p2");
You get

System.FormatException was unhandled
Message="Input string was not in a correct format."
at System.Text.StringBuilder.FormatError()
at System.Text.StringBuilder.AppendFormat(IFormatProv ider provider,
String format, Object[] args)
at System.String.Format(IFormatProvider provider, String format,
Object[] args)
at System.String.Format(String format, Object arg0, Object arg1)
at ConsoleApplication6.Program.Main(String[] args) in
d:\temp\ConsoleApplication6\Program.cs:line 11
at System.AppDomain.nExecuteAssembly(Assembly assembly, String[]
at System.AppDomain.ExecuteAssembly(String assemblyFile, Evidence
assemblySecurity, String[] args)
at Microsoft.VisualStudio.HostingProcess.HostProc.Run UsersAssembly()
at System.Threading.ThreadHelper.ThreadStart_Context( Object state)
at System.Threading.ExecutionContext.Run(ExecutionCon text
executionContext, ContextCallback callback, Object state)
at System.Threading.ThreadHelper.ThreadStart()

Who can explain why?


Dec 14 '06 #1
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Try doubling the unbalanced brace, as per

Dec 14 '06 #2

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