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Using random file access

Using random file access: C: Data Structures, Pointers, and File Systems
Using random file access: C: Data Structures, Pointers, and File Systems

The file position indicator determines which part of a file is read or written to. For sequential file access, the file position indicator moves forward through a file until the EOF is encountered. For random file access, the fseek() function is used to manipulate the file position indicator and read from various spots in a file. To best use random file access, specific-size chunks of data must be stored in the file.

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