writing data from fstat system call into buffer

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I'm trying to code the -q option in unix ar command using c. I am only allowed to use system calls for this assignment so that means no fprintf :(.

How can I read stuff from the stat structure into a buffer using the read system call. What is most confusing is that read will only take a path or file descriptor.

Thank you!

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