Knowing when a file writting has ended
Posted on 2000-05-09
I am writting to a file, from a java application.
The file is big so multiple flush will occur during the writting. That file will be used by another application(Cold Fusion), that will read it and do it's job. What I need is a way of letting the ColdFusion alllication know that the writting to the file has finished and the file is ready for use.
I know I could read the file from ColdFusion and check for something at the end that will tell me the file is OK, but the file is big. I am looking for some suggestions.