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Re: Fastest way to recurse through VERY LARGE directory tree

by salva (Abbot)
on Jan 21, 2011 at 07:08 UTC ( #883478=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Fastest way to recurse through VERY LARGE directory tree

I am sure the bottleneck is going to be the disk I/O, so there is little you can do from Perl to speed the operation.

...well, maybe the order used to traverse the file system (deep or breadth first) could have some influence.

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