[R] detecting EOF on connection?
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Sun Aug 24 19:26:47 CEST 2003
When the readBin gives a 0-length result. See the help file.
On Sun, 24 Aug 2003, Andy Jacobson wrote:
> Is there an easy way of determining whether one has reached
> the end-of-file when reading a connection? I am reading a
> binary file and I would like to know when the read fails.
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