[Haskell-cafe] two problems with Data.Binary and Data.ByteString

Ketil Malde ketil at malde.org
Wed Nov 5 10:01:07 EST 2008

Ketil Malde <ketil at malde.org> writes:

> Doing 'x <- decodeFile "/dev/zero"

Well, it turns out 'decodeFile' needs to -- or does, anyway -- check
whether the file is empty.  Replacing it with a combination of
'decode' and 'readFile' solved the problem.

Thanks to Saizan and the other people hanging around on #haskell.

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