[fpc-pascal] Customizing tply
Michael Van Canneyt
michael.vancanneyt at wisa.be
Fri Dec 10 13:14:53 CET 2004
On Fri, 10 Dec 2004, Steve Williams wrote:
> > Actually, do you think you could extend this and
> > create a bridge between streams and text files ?
> > I mean 2 calls like
> > First: Text->Stream.
> > Var
> > f : Text;
> > S : TSTream;
> > begin
> > AssignTextStream(F,S);
> > Rewrite(F);
> > Writeln(F,'Something'); // Writes actually to stream S.
> > Close(F);
> > end.
> That's exactly how the unit I posted works. As for the second method you
> mentioned, I do not see much use for that.
I should have looked more careful to your message. That is of
course exactly what I asked for.
Can I rework the code you sent and include it in the FCL ?
The second part is mainly to interface with older legacy code
that still uses text files, without having to rewrite it.
I have several such units for my day-time job.
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