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sr #101597: Block i/o sample code confusion

Submitted by:  Larry Hosken <lahosken>
Submitted on:  Wed 04 Dec 2002 05:22:40 PM UTC  
Category:  None Priority:  5 - Normal
Severity:  2 - Minor Status:  None
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Wed 04 Dec 2002 05:22:40 PM UTC, original submission:

The sample code in the Block input and output node has
the lines

fread (&my_array, object_size, object_count, my_stream);


fwrite (&my_array, object_size, object_count, my_stream);

Should those ampersands be there? I just had an email
exchange with a confused newbie programmer who thought
that fread() took a pointer-to-a-pointer instead of a

Larry Hosken <lahosken>


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