Method

GLibIOChannelseek

Declaration

GIOError
g_io_channel_seek (
  GIOChannel* channel,
  gint64 offset,
  GSeekType type
)

Description

Sets the current position in the GIOChannel, similar to the standard library function fseek().

Deprecated since:2.2

Use g_io_channel_seek_position() instead.

Parameters

offset gint64
 

An offset, in bytes, which is added to the position specified by type.

type GSeekType
 

The position in the file, which can be G_SEEK_CUR (the current position), G_SEEK_SET (the start of the file), or G_SEEK_END (the end of the file)

Return value

Returns: GIOError
 

G_IO_ERROR_NONE if the operation was successful.