how to read >4 gig files

how to read >4 gig files

Post by Mark Andrew » Fri, 22 Sep 2000 04:00:00



Neewbie question: how do I position the file pointer and read from files
whose size is > 32 bits? I would like the equivalent of the Microsoft low
level I/O functions _lseeki64() and _telli64()
 
 
 

how to read >4 gig files

Post by Karl Heye » Sat, 23 Sep 2000 10:54:22




> Neewbie question: how do I position the file pointer and read from files
> whose size is > 32 bits? I would like the equivalent of the Microsoft low
> level I/O functions _lseeki64() and _telli64()

It's cover under Posix with calls like read64, write64 mmap64, lseek64 etc

karl.