BinaryReadList

BinaryReadList["file"]

reads all remaining bytes from a file, and returns them as a list of integers from 0 to 255.

BinaryReadList["file",type]

reads objects of the specified type from a file, until the end of the file is reached. The list of objects read is returned.

BinaryReadList["file",{type1,type2,}]

reads objects with a sequence of types, until the end of the file is reached.

BinaryReadList["file",types,n]

reads only the first n objects of the specified types.

Details and Options

Examples

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Basic Examples  (1)

Create a file with a sequence of bytes:

Read all the data in the file:

Read the data as objects of a sequence of types:

Scope  (1)

Read bytes from the file specified using File object:

Properties & Relations  (1)

BinaryReadList reads all the bytes in a file, returning them as a list:

ReadByteArray reads all the bytes, returning them as a ByteArray object:

Introduced in 2004
 (5.1)
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Updated in 2016
 (11.0)