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comment What is preferred for file I/O in Java?
I see the point you were making. Thanks for the follow-up. +1.
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comment What is preferred for file I/O in Java?
"If you only do I/O by reading / writing large chunks, then the BufferedXxx classes might might actually reduce throughput a bit."... I do not get this point. Isn't the whole point of using BufferedXxx in the first place is so that you do IO by chunks and not single byte/charater etc and that reduces the number of system calls to the kernel? Can you please explain what exactly you meant?
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comment What does it mean when data is scalar?
@Karl I don't know Perl but can you please clarify what is a sigil?
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accepted Good idea to put bug numbers in a comment in the beginning of the source file?
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comment Good idea to put bug numbers in a comment in the beginning of the source file?
Got you. Thanks.
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comment Good idea to put bug numbers in a comment in the beginning of the source file?
"and if you are using a modern version control system that supports change-sets, then it's actually losing information about changes." - can you elaborate please?
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revised Good idea to put bug numbers in a comment in the beginning of the source file?
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