read mixed type C binary file

Hello

I have the script program, which can produce the desired data in csv, ASCII and binary file format. Sometimes not all of the useful numbers are printed in the csv file, so I need to read data from the binary file.

I have atttached what I have so far and also a small csv and the bin file, containing the same data.

I read the first value of the integer (2), but the second data type is a string, and I can't read this one... I get the error at the end of the file, I guess because the type does not, or I guess I should read the data in a different way?

According to what I see in the csv file, the structure of the binary file should be the following:

integer, String, float, and repeated once again all the lines in the file csv...?

Thanks for the tips!

PS. : the site does not allow me to upload files, so here they are:

https://DL.dropboxusercontent.com/u/8148153/read%20Binary%20File.VI

https://DL.dropboxusercontent.com/u/8148153/init_in_water.csv

https://DL.dropboxusercontent.com/u/8148153/init_in_water.bin

Here is a basic example of what I mean. Oh, the whole analysis and the string. The floating-point number at the end is not decode properly. I tested on the first entry in your file binary. If you have access to the code that generates this data, you can see exactly what format the data is. Your data seems to be 22 bytes of length.

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