in reply to Re^4: Read Some lines in Tera byte filein thread Read Some lines in Tera byte file
It might if he's forgotten to mention that his records are fixed length.
I suppose his lines could all be the same length, or he might have been using the term "line" loosely.
bhaskar, are your lines/records all the same length? If so, your could calculate the position to which to seek using a simple multiplication.
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