[fpc-pascal] RAW sector read...

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Mon Apr 3 20:40:33 CEST 2006

On Mon, 3 Apr 2006, MihaiR wrote:

> Hello,
> I'd like to read raw sectors (blocks) from removable devices (such as
> USB drives) from Linux and/or Windows. Is there any possibility to use
> FPC with that?
> Thank you very much,

Under linux, I suppose you can simply open the file device. /dev/sgN,
under windows, I don't know.

In each case, FPC does not offer a platform independent low-level 
hardware access... The naming schemes for devices are wildly different
on these platforms...


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