efficient 'tail' implementation
nick at craig-wood.com
Thu Dec 8 15:30:04 CET 2005
Gerald Klix <Gerald.Klix at klix.ch> wrote:
> As long as memory mapped files are available, the fastest
> method is to map the whole file into memory and use the
> mappings rfind method to search for an end of line.
It'll blow up for large >2GB files on a 32bit OS though.
Nick Craig-Wood <nick at craig-wood.com> -- http://www.craig-wood.com/nick
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