Implementing file reading in C/Python

sturlamolden sturlamolden at
Mon Jan 12 13:50:49 CET 2009

On Jan 9, 6:41 pm, Sion Arrowsmith <si... at>

> You've snipped the bit further on in that sentence where the OP
> says that the file of interest is 2GB. Do you still want to try
> mmap'ing it?

Python's mmap object does not take an offset parameter. If it did, one
could mmap smaller portions of the file.

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