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What is a stream?

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YYZ
Are there any articles on the net explaining what streams are, why they
exist at all, etc? I honestly don't know why these things aren't just
a part of a file object...

Matt

Feb 9 '06 #1
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"YYZ" <ma********@gmail.com> schrieb:
Are there any articles on the net explaining what streams are, why they
exist at all, etc? I honestly don't know why these things aren't just
a part of a file object...


<URL:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stream_%28computer%29>

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Feb 9 '06 #2

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Hi there,

Here are some articles that can hopefully help you to understand file streams:

http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/de...classtopic.asp

http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/de...ClassTopic.asp

hope these can help!

"YYZ" wrote:
Are there any articles on the net explaining what streams are, why they
exist at all, etc? I honestly don't know why these things aren't just
a part of a file object...

Matt

Feb 9 '06 #3

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YYZ
Wow -- thanks for the quick response.

Matt

Feb 9 '06 #4

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