file_chr_read (var handle, STRING*)

Reads characters from the file with the given handle into the given string, until the end of the string is reached. The file must be open for reading.


handle File handle.
STRING* String to be filled from the file.


STRING test_str = "12"; // 2-character-string
var fhandle;
fhandle = file_open_read ("test.txt"); // test.txt contains "This,is,a,test"
file_chr_read(fhandle, test_str); // test_str contains now "Th"
file_close (fhandle);

See also:

file_open, file_close, file_var_write, file_var_read, file_str_write, file_str_read, file_asc_write, file_asc_read

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