Unformatted text preview: e_declaration ::= file identifier_list : subtype_indication [ file_open_information ] ; file_open_information ::= [ open file_open_kind_expression ] is file_logical_name file_logical_name ::= string_expression The subtype indication of a file declaration must define a file subtype. If file open information is included in a given file declaration, then the file declared by the declaration is opened (see 3.4.1) with an implicit call to FILE_OPEN when the file declaration is elaborated (see 126.96.36.199). This implicit call is to the FILE_OPEN procedure of the first form, and it associates the identifier with the file parameter F, the file logical name with the External_Name parameter, and the file open kind expression with the Open_Kind parameter. If a file open kind expression is not included in the file open information of a given file declaration, then the default value of READ_MODE is used during elaboration of the file declaration. If file open information is not included in a given file declaration, then the file declared by the declaration is not opened when the file declaration is elaborated. The file logical name must be an expression of...
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