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Re^5: Read Some lines in Tera byte file

by ikegami (Pope)
on Oct 13, 2010 at 08:07 UTC ( #865038=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^4: Read Some lines in Tera byte file
in thread Read Some lines in Tera byte file

Perl has seek as a builtin. It's not gonna help solve the question you asked us, though.
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Re^6: Read Some lines in Tera byte file
by BrowserUk (Pope) on Oct 13, 2010 at 08:18 UTC

    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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[Tanktalus]: or posting the last hour of cb... well, maybe I should double check that first :)
[Tanktalus]: yup, it's working. :)
[choroba]: https://github. com/choroba/pm-cb/ commit/7b57f513596 7bf8a29d74f1c307de 9a76894cdcf
[choroba]: Also, a thread here on PM mentioned that one of or should now work
[choroba]: Tidings
[Tanktalus]: So, I can log in, I can update last hour of cb, I can read the cb, I just can't post a message to it :(

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