windows specific issue in taglib

Lukáš Lalinský lalinsky at
Sat May 6 15:13:23 CEST 2006

Roel wrote:
> Notice the 'b' for opening in binary mode. I see the manpages of the
> Linux standard c library on
> don't mention these
> extra options; I don't know what the C standards says about it but would
> you consider making a #define called 'FILE_READ_OPEN_MODE' or something
> like that that can be set to override the default? Thanks.

This a known issue, but I don't think it will be fixed in the future -- see However, on all POSIX platforms is
the 'b' option simply ignored so adding it will not cause any problems...


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