looking for speed-up ideas

Andrew Dalke adalke at mindspring.com
Tue Feb 4 03:17:21 CET 2003

William Park wrote:
> Behold:
>     egrep '^F' dumpfile | sort -t '/' -n -k 2,2 | tail -200
> How fast does it run?

That was my first thought too.  The problem is that it doesn't
keep track of the directory names, which is needed to display
the full path name, which I believe he dumps in

     for t in all_file_list:
         print t[2], t[1], get_dir_name(t[3])

It's too bad he didn't include example output.

				dalke at dalkescientific.com

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