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Re: Seeking through a large gzipped file

by karlgoethebier (Parson)
on May 14, 2013 at 19:40 UTC ( #1033539=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Seeking through a large gzipped file

«...PerlIO::via::gzip will probably work as fast as "zcat"» (NetWallah)
«If you have at least one idle CPU, using open "zcat $file |" will allow you to spread the load across two CPUs...» (Corion)
«...Perhaps when you implemented it will be as slow as Compress::Zlib.» (vsespb)
«...This is faster than using Compress::Zlib's gzseek!!!» (roysperlarnab)
«Variatio delectat» (Phaedrus Augusti Libertus)

No volunteers to benchmark this?

Regards, Karl

«The Crux of the Biscuit is the Apostrophe»

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