in reply to Re^2: How can you sysread an entire file?
in thread How can you sysread an entire file?
I would recommend it because it's the least memory-intensive approach, and you're potentially using a lot of memory already. (Best would of course be to read the file line-by-line, but since you can't do that, this is the next best thing I could come up with.)
As to the other, you didn't stipulate what you wanted to do with the records when you had them split, and I needed a dummy subroutine to show the outline right (and to note that your data is found in $1). Blame the chatterbox for the odd word choice. :-)
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Re^4: How can you sysread an entire file?
by NeilF (Sexton) on Jan 14, 2006 at 17:22 UTC