Disable write-cache?

Posted on 1998-09-26
Last Modified: 2010-04-03
Is there any way to disable the Win95 Write cache in delphi? It is possible, just i need the right command
- Gordo
PS. I know the points are skanky, but i'm sort of running out
Question by:GordoWilliams

Accepted Solution

ronit051397 earned 10 total points
ID: 1340870
Use Flush procedure:
  f: TextFile;
  if OpenDialog1.Execute then
  begin                    { open a text file }
    AssignFile(f, OpenDialog1.FileName);
    Writeln(f, 'I am appending some stuff to the end of the file.');
    Flush(f);  { ensures that the text was actually written to file }
    { insert code here that would require a Flush before closing the file }

Author Comment

ID: 1340871
Thanks. That ought to do what I wanted.

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