[Haskell-cafe] about System.Posix.Files.fileAccess
Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH
allbery at ece.cmu.edu
Wed Jan 14 17:57:31 EST 2009
On 2009 Jan 14, at 9:02, Manlio Perillo wrote:
> This is of course a personal opinion, but I think the interface of:
> fileAccess :: FilePath -> Bool -> Bool -> Bool -> IO Bool
> is not very good.
The underlying system call access() is strongly disrecommended, so
it's not really worth a better interface.
brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] allbery at kf8nh.com
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electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university KF8NH
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