Can't open character-special file

Kent Boortz <>
Sun Aug 24 17:33:09 CEST 2003


Vance Shipley <> writes:
> 1> file:open(",9e:00temperature", [read, raw, binary]).
> {error,eisdir}
> 
> This is not a directory but a character-special file:
> 
> cr--r--r--   1 root     sys      163,256 Jul 27 00:54 ,9e:00temperature

This is now recorded in our internal bug/request/job tracking
system (OTP-4782).

Thank you for reporting this,

kent



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