Creating Files Dynamically
Posted on 1999-01-16
Hi, I'm using Delphi 3 and my app has a section where it opens and creates many files dynamically depending on a number the user inputs. In other words it opens up a whole bunch of text files simultaneously...here's the code:
for x:=1 to num do
...specfile is declared as:
specfile : Array[1..1000] of text;
I'd like to give it an upper limit of about 1000 simultaneous open files, but it looks like it's conking out after about 140 or so. It gives an Exception Class ElnOutError with message I/O Error 32. Am I exceeding some sort of maximum open files limit here? Is there a way to increase it?