Re: Current Status of Discussion on RE/RS Handling

On Mon, 30 Sep 1996 09:08:39 -0400, gtn@ebt.com (Gavin Nicol) wrote:
>Then who is to define *how* an entity manager is to recognise these

It varies by the file system (or more generally, storage manager). IBM
mainframes use a length field, DOS uses CR/LF, and so on. There is a good
description of this in the FSI spec.

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