Hell Oh World!
Since that patch, a number of fixes went in to correct broken behaviour and it culminated in me essentially rewriting ftell. The main problems encountered were related to caching of the file offset in the underlying file to avoid a syscall, so Carlos suggested I write up a wiki document explaining the various scenarios. So I wrote File offsets in stdio stream and ftell. Setting up patchwork on Dreamhost. By siddhesh on 2014-03-07T06:53:16+05:30. We have been talking about having a patch review system.