Hmm, open a file for reading, not append, can't read from it, can't write to it -- makes perfect sense, very useful
If it is a non-useful behaviour, then it is open that is at fault and should be fixed.
With the rise and rise of 'Social' network sites: 'Computers are making people easier to use everyday'
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