Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Perl-Sensitive Sunglasses

Re^2: calling awk one liner from perl

by hippo (Prior)
on Apr 22, 2013 at 13:51 UTC ( #1029877=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: calling awk one liner from perl
in thread calling awk one liner from perl

sed and awk cannot handle large amount of data, because they try to load the entire file at once into the memory and then apply the changes on them

That is quite some assertion. I'd be interested (and very surprised) to see any evidence which backs this up.

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://1029877]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others rifling through the Monastery: (12)
As of 2016-10-26 19:17 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?
    How many different varieties (color, size, etc) of socks do you have in your sock drawer?

    Results (346 votes). Check out past polls.