The TextFile class represents an open encoded text file as a stream. It allows accessing the contents of an ordinary binary file as a 16-bit Unicode stream.
- class TextFile(path as Str[, encoding as Encoding], ... as Constant)
Open an encoded text file. If the encoding is not specified, the encoding
will be DefaultEncoding. The rest of the arguments are options.
All the options for io::File are supported.
Additionally encodings::Strict or encodings::Unstrict may be
specified (Strict is the default). Example:
var f = TextFile("file.txt", Utf8) var s = f.readLn() f.close()