[fpc-pascal] FreePascal Windows - Force files to write to disk

Mark Morgan Lloyd markMLl.fpc-pascal at telemetry.co.uk
Wed Feb 22 22:42:45 CET 2017

On 22/02/17 21:00, James Richters wrote:
> I suppose a virus scanner could access it, I didn't think of that.   I guess
> I should have said no other program intentionally access the file.   It's
> just a way for me to store some variables and get them back, it serves no
> other purpose.

A virus scanner might disagree. .pax is a known type which might contain 
an archive hence a whole lot of nasty stuff, and it probably isn't wise 
to use it casually... call it .txt or use the standard .ini format.

Mark Morgan Lloyd
markMLl .AT. telemetry.co .DOT. uk

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