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From Jeff Trawick <traw...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Emulation of /dev/zero on Windows
Date Fri, 12 Aug 2011 13:48:24 GMT
On Fri, Aug 12, 2011 at 9:31 AM, sidinsd <sid.schipper@ga.com> wrote:
>
> APR is supposed to let you do UNIX things on Windows.

APR is designed to provide a reasonable feature set which works the
same on all supported platforms.  It is not designed to let you do
Unix things on Windows or vice versa.

>         Does it support
> /dev/zero? In other words if I do an apr_file_open("/dev/zero", ...) will I
> then get zeros when I read from that file, like I do on UNIX?

no

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