The files on the EWIRDB are each in the form of a fixed-length record
of 130 bytes each.
The main loop of the constant-activity program (lines 60-200) writes and then reads a fixed-length record
and displays the cumulative mean and standard deviation of the times between transactions.
Learn how to process a range of data pieces in all kinds of formats from XML to fixed-length records
using a guide that even helps reuse existing C, C++, Java and other codes.
Aimed at programmers and web developers who need to streamline data libraries, large software projects and middleware, this book offers tutorials on employing XML, CSV, fixed-length records
and JSON formats to save time while still using code from C, C++, Java and .
work well for a number of reasons, particularly when space is not a consideration.
Fixed-format, fixed-field, fixed-length records
are exploited by database management systems that store and locate data.
Fixed-Field, Fixed-Length Records
dBASE databases are fixed-field, fixed-length files.