[fpc-pascal] File handling: the TFileStream or the classical way is faster and more efficient?

Michael Schnell mschnell at lumino.de
Tue May 26 10:27:04 CEST 2015

On 05/25/2015 06:42 AM, Géza Kovacs Géza wrote:
> Hi All!
> What is the faster and more efficient, using the TFileStream or the
> classical way ("file of byte", or "file") type with
> blockread/blockwrite and the other well-know procedures?
> What is the better, faster on large files?
As the work that needs to be done by the OS is a lot more than what is 
done by the fpc library, I suppose that there is no noticeable difference.


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