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Procedure ReadBin will read binray data from a currently open file. The variable length parameter list returns the read data in the specified parameters. <BR>
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Procedure ReadBin will read binary data from a currently open file. The variable length parameter list returns the read data in the specified parameters. <BR>
 
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Supported data types include INTEGER (2-bytes), REAL (8-bytes), LONGINT (4-bytes), CHAR (1-byte) or STRING/DYNARRAY OF CHAR (see remarks). <BR>
 
Supported data types include INTEGER (2-bytes), REAL (8-bytes), LONGINT (4-bytes), CHAR (1-byte) or STRING/DYNARRAY OF CHAR (see remarks). <BR>
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Revision as of 05:26, 25 December 2017

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Description

Procedure ReadBin will read binary data from a currently open file. The variable length parameter list returns the read data in the specified parameters.


Supported data types include INTEGER (2-bytes), REAL (8-bytes), LONGINT (4-bytes), CHAR (1-byte) or STRING/DYNARRAY OF CHAR (see remarks).

The bytes will be written as little-endian.

Strings will require additional INTEGER parameter to specify encoding: 0 – mac; 1 – win; 2 – system; 3 – UTF8; 4 – UTF16.

PROCEDURE ReadBin(
VAR z  :ANY);
def vs.ReadBin():
    return z

Parameters

z ANY

Version

Availability: from VW 2018

See Also

VS:WriteBin | VS:Open
[[VS:WriteBin]] | [[VS:Open]]
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