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Open and Openb (Statement)

Format

Description

Opens a file for reading and writing. The file_name is specified as a string, and may be an absolute or relative path. If the file number is not specified file number zero (0) will be used.
Openb opens the file in a “binary safe” mode. This type of file open is recommended for files where the Readbyte and Writebyte statements are used for input/output.

Note

BASIC256 may have up to 8 files open at a single time. The files are numbered from 0 to 7. Opening a file to a number while another is already open to that number will close the open file.

See Also

History

0.9.?openb was added to open binary files
en/open.txt · Last modified: 2016/08/12 20:28 by admin