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Re: Re: Re: Safe way to open files

by Anonymous Monk
on Jun 16, 2002 at 22:26 UTC ( #174987=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Re: Safe way to open files
in thread Safe way to open files

No. You do not want an unconditional seek in the routine. If it was opened with O_TRUNC or O_RDONLY it isn't needed (neither is truncate), if it was opened with O_APPEND then you definitely do not want to seek nor truncate.

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Safe way to open files
by L0rdPhi1 (Sexton) on Jun 17, 2002 at 01:36 UTC
    Okay! Thanks a lot++

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