[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Fix cmdutils.c:read_file() on Windows.

Reimar Döffinger Reimar.Doeffinger
Sat May 22 09:02:50 CEST 2010

On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 07:05:15PM -0300, Ramiro Polla wrote:
> Hi,
> r22769 moved reading of the 2pass file to cmdutils.c, and removed the
> re-attribution of size to the return value of fread(). On Windows, the
> file size from fseek/ftell returns the total file size (with \r
> characters), but the return value of fread() (and therefore the number
> of bytes actually read) don't include \r characters.
> I attached two possible fixes: one re-attributes size to the return
> value of fread(), the other opens the file in binary mode.
> I don't know if any system will choke on the extra 'b' in "rb" on the
> second option, but anyways I prefer option 1...

I think a "b" in the fopen for both reading and writing would be better,
I don't like the idea of the 2pass file having different contents on

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