[Israel.pm] Memory problem - Loading big files

Ran Eilam ran.eilam at gmail.com
Fri Jun 20 05:24:18 PDT 2008


Tie::File will work great if you have a record separator, and the code
should be no more complex than searching an array of strings.

The amount of memory you want to use is just a parameter to Tie::File.

Gaal- can you elaborate on the data requirements you think will effect
him? Do you mean:

key distribution uniform - important for the binary search
record sizes roughly same size - to help Tie::File find separators

Ran



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