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Work with streams.

Background Information

Streams are used to create properties containing large amounts of data (beyond the long string limit).

Available Tools

%Stream package

Provides the recommended interface to streams. These classes include:

See “Working with Streams” in Using Caché Objects.

Availability: All namespaces.

%Library package

Includes %CharacterStream and other older, deprecated classes for working with streams.

Availability: All namespaces.

See Also