Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Just another Perl shrine
 
PerlMonks  

Re: Memory use when reading a text file

by ichimunki (Priest)
on Jul 24, 2002 at 11:51 UTC ( #184785=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Memory use when reading a text file

This is related to your use of for(each), which tries to store the whole file in a temporary array in memory.

Try:

while( my $line = <INP> ){ ... }
instead. This will simply copy each line into memory as needed.


Comment on Re: Memory use when reading a text file
Download Code

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://184785]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others taking refuge in the Monastery: (14)
As of 2014-10-24 16:17 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    For retirement, I am banking on:










    Results (132 votes), past polls