Current file position ?

Jan Schenkel janschenkel at
Tue Jul 20 09:09:13 CDT 2004

--- Alex Tweedly <alex at> wrote:
> How can I find the current file position ?
> I found
>    seek  ..                      to set the current
> position (either abs or 
> relative)
>    read .... at N ...           to read, starting at
> a specified position
>    write .... at N ...          to write, starting
> at a specified position
> but I can't find how to find the current position.
> Thanks for any help
> -- Alex.

Hi Alex,

I'm afraid you can't do that ; please file an
enhancement request with bugzilla to get a
'currentPosition' property for open files.
Please remember to inform the mailing list of the
number so people can vote on it ;-)

Jan Schenkel.

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