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Revision of SRFI 68 available
I've checked in a revision of SRFI 68:
This is meant to incorporate most of the suggestions people have made:
- I've made the procedures in the Imperative I/O layer consistent with
those in the Stream I/O layer, as per Taylor Campbell's suggestion:
o The ports argument is now mandatory and always come first.
o The ports procedures now correspond directly with the stream
o The CURRENT-xxx-PORT procedures are gone; STANDARD-xxx-PORT
procedures were added.
o The OPEN-xxx procedures were renamed consistently with the streams
o END-OF-STREAM? was renamed to STREAM-EOF?, EOF? was renamed to
- The translator for an output stream now gets called on every flush,
as per Shiro Kawai's suggestion.
- The update form for transcoder was splitt off from the TRANSCODER
form the the UPDTAE-TRANSCODER form.
- The SRFI clarifies that file option objects and transcoder objects
may carry platform-specific extensions.
- Other minor changes.
Many thanks everybody for posting suggestions; they were extremely
I haven't switched the SRFI from octet vectors to blobs yet. I intend
to do that with the next revision. If you think I shouldn't, please
let me know.
(Of course, if you think other changes should be made, let me know,
Cheers =8-} Mike
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