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Last updated at 3:48 pm UTC on 18 September 2017
subclass of StandardFileStream

Class comment Squeak 4.6

The central class to access the external file. The interface of this object is similar to good old StandardFileStream, but internally it asks the converter, which is a sub-instance of TextConverter, and do the text conversion.

It also combined the good old CrLfFileStream.
 CrLfFileStream class>>new 
now returns an instance of MultiByteFileStream.

There are several pitfalls:

A an instance of MultiByteFileStream is returned when asking for the creation of a FileStream. This is done when asking FileDirectory for a file.

See also