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Fw: Problems with cvs and diff
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- Subject: Fw: Problems with cvs and diff
- From: "Ken Miller" <miller at agt dot net>
- Date: Fri, 21 Mar 1997 11:51:23 -0700
> > I looked at the diff source, and found that the problem occurs in the
> > check_stdout() function in diff.c. It is complaining that stdout is an
> > invaild file handle.
> How do you get that? check_stdout prints "write error" if either there
> was an I/O error on a previous write (in which case it is too late
> to know what sort of error it was) or if fclose fails. You couldn't
> know that fclose failed with "invalid file handle" just looking at the
Sorry, I neglected to indicate that I re-compiled the source with a wee bit
of debugging code to display what was causing the error. ferror() returned
an error which, by using perror(), indicated that the handle was invalid.
I checked the archives, and didn't find any messages from Victor, nor any
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