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PIEBALDconsult17-Aug-23 16:31
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PIEBALDconsult18-Aug-23 5:52
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You can't test "the performance of Exceptions" by simply throwing millions of them; that's not how they're used.

Experiment and test I will... eventually. I need to think more about what I don't like about FileStream:
  -1 on EOF
  No Peek
  No Reverse (the Position can be set, but does that affect only the buffer?)
and what I want in a replacement for it.
Can I implement a "better" buffer than Microsoft? How smart or simple is the buffer in FileStream? How does it work?
The ability to Reverse is probably better implemented at a higher level, but it can be done at this level too.
  I occasionally need to read sections of files in reverse and it would be good for it to perform better than it does -- as long as forward-reading performance isn't impacted. I recognize that it is not a common requirement.

Oddball said (Kelly's Heroes):
You see, man, we like to feel we can get out of trouble, quicker than we got into it.

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