And what are the commands to break the file in parts before reading it ?
Thanks for your useful suggestion and help. Benoît
Kirill wrote: > > > You will need to read it anyway so the only resort is to reduce > function call overhead: reading it by bug chunks, 10th or 100ths > megabytes, will be much faster. > Kirill > > Benoît Valley wrote: >> I need to determine the number of line in a text file. >> >> Is there a more efficient way that using getl in a while loop ? >> >> Thanks, >> Benoît > >