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Re: changing stream element types
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org (Richard D Ferrante)
- Subject: Re: changing stream element types
- From: kab (Kim Barrett)
- Date: Thu, 11 Feb 93 09:53:07
- Cc: email@example.com
> Is there any way to change the element type of an
> input-binary-file-stream on the fly?
> The (setf (slot-value .... method will change the value of the slot
> but does not change the number of bits read with a (read-byte ...
> CLtl2 does not appear to mention anything about it.
There might be non-portable ways to (sometimes) do this in some
implementations, but there is not any way to do it in general portable code.