[Haskell-cafe] Automatic file closing after readFile

Magnus Therning magnus at therning.org
Thu Oct 18 08:18:56 EDT 2007

On Thu, Oct 18, 2007 at 12:05:40 +0100, Jules Bean wrote:
>>Is there some (easy) way to avoid this while still using readFile?
>readFile' f = do s <- readFile f
>		 return (length s `seq` s)
>(and curse the fact that the default readFile is unsafelazy).

:( Doesn't work.  I'm starting to suspect there is no automatic close of
opened files even after they've been completely read.


Magnus Therning                             (OpenPGP: 0xAB4DFBA4)
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