.Open Method

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Function:

Opens a file with a specified name "on" a currently selected file number (selection is made through fd.filenum).

Syntax:

fd.open(byref name as string) as pl_fd_status_codes

Returns:

One of the following pl_fd_status_codes, also affects fd.laststatus:

0- PL_FD_STATUS_OK: Completed successfully.

1- PL_FD_STATUS_FAIL : Physical flash memory failure (fatal).

2- PL_FD_STATUS_CHECKSUM_ERR: Checksum error has been detected in one of the disk sectors (fatal).

3- PL_FD_STATUS_FORMAT_ERR: Disk formatting error has been detected (fatal).

8- PL_FD_STATUS_NOT_READY: The disk is not mounted.

9- PL_FD_STATUS_NOT_FOUND: File not found.

11- PL_FD_STATUS_ALREADY_OPENED: This file is already opened "on" some other file number.

See Also:

Opening Files,

fd.filenum, fd.fileopened, fd.maxopenedfiles

 


Part

Description

name

A string (1-56 characters) with the file name. All characters after the first space encountered (excluding leading spaces) will be ignored. File names are case-sensitive.

Details

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