B19 problem with fread() and buffering

Michael Hirmke mh@mike.franken.de
Sun Sep 6 00:42:00 GMT 1998

Hi Todd,

>I call fread with a sizeof of 4 and a count of 315 after reading
>500 bytes out of a file and I only get back a count of 42 and then
>the FILE* fp->_flags == 1188, when I called fread() it fp_uflags was 1156, so
>for some reason it thinks it reached end of file.  Now this is a binary
>file and I use fopen() to open it .. I would expect it to work just fine
>the routine that wrote out the file used fwrite in the B19 stuff..
>So the real question is.. am I over running some buffer?

I strongly suspect, that this also is a problem with non binary mounts
and / or non Unix style line endings for text files ?

>Any ideas?

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