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Re: [vox-tech] Re: [vox] Large File Support
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Re: [vox-tech] Re: [vox] Large File Support

On Tue 27 Mar 01, 12:41 PM, Micah Cowan said: 
> On Tue, Mar 27, 2001 at 12:35:18PM -0800, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> > > (off_t isn't ISO/ANSI C either).  The fact that fseek() and
> > 
> > i didn't say that.  the prototypes are determined by ISO/ANSI C.
> What you said, was that our problem is due to the ISO/ANSI C folks,

i didn't know about fsetpos and fgetpos (thanks).   however, i DID say that
they were the ones that created the problem by setting the prototypes for
fseek and ftell to use "long int".

regardless of whether they created new functions to fix this or not...

  is my statement not true?


> who in fact, are the ones who /fixed/ the problem.  Before they added
> fsetpos() and fgetpos(), fseek() and ftell() were the only common
> functions around (they predate ANSI C).
> Micah

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