Re: [cc65] Common macros for dirent.d_type

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Date: 2012-06-27 14:22:24
On 2012-06-27, at 12:51, Greg King wrote:

>> What about using the much much much MUCH more common PRG for regular
>> files instead of this USR thing?  99,999% of all real existing files
>> can't be openned (without hacking in a change to use PRG) right now,
>> at all. =)
> I prefer that the file-type would be specified only when a file is
> openned for writing.  It isn't needed for reading or appending.
> I think that "s", not "p", should be the default.  It is DOS's default.
> And, it is the "lowest common denominator".  Only "random files" and
> partitions aren't sequential (even REL actually is two sequential chains
> tied together).

Very well said. I very much second that.

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