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Re: Perl out of memory

by nikosv (Chaplain)
on Feb 29, 2012 at 20:14 UTC ( #957018=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Perl out of memory

In cases like that it is best to use an iterator so you get one item back at a time and not fill memory at once with all the items.In other languages (like in C#) this happens by using 'yield' typically with a foreach loop,while in Perl the concept is explained in MJ Dominus's HOP book