[fpc-pascal] eof strangeness
jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Wed May 3 09:46:37 CEST 2006
On 3 mei 2006, at 06:37, John Coppens wrote:
> I see your reasoning, but I do not understand why eof doesn't return
> always. The eof is not a 'wait for eof', but a test. If we're _not_ at
> the end of the file, the program should return with false, at least
> how I
> understand it.
It is not possible to know whether you are at the end of a file or
device without (attempting to) read from it (unless you previously
hit the eof marker).
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