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Welcome to SetFilePointer.com

Welcome to SetFilePointer.com, my Internet infrastructure hobby/project.

Locally, the outdoor temperature is F. In the office it is F and in the living room it is F. The heat is . The surface temperature of the boiler is F. The kernel has bytes of entropy.


Why "SetFilePointer"?

It's a tribute to my favorite API. I'm pretty sure I can imagine what the design constraints were back in the era of 16-bit Windows and why this compromise was what was selected. When compared to a "modern" API (and by "modern" I mean 1979) it seems a little... awkward. This is an example of what can make writing software hard.



Thanks, USInternet!